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Hagwood Name Meaning

English: possibly a variant of Hackwood, a habitational name from a minor place so named. One example, in Northamptonshire, is named from Middle English hacked ‘cut’ + wode ‘wood’; another, in Basingstoke, Hampshire is named from Old English haca ‘hook’, ‘bend’ + wudu ‘wood’. In the U.S. this name is frequent in NC. See Hagewood 1.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Haywood, Harwood, Henwood, Garwood, Heywood, Hopwood, Hagewood

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Hagwood Family Origin

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Hagwood Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Domestic Servant

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hagwood family was Domestic Servant. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hagwood. The most common Hagwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Hagwood's were Farmers.

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Hagwood Life Expectancy

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