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Hodnett Name Meaning

English (found chiefly in the West Midlands and in Ireland): habitational name from Hodnet in Shropshire, or any of various places called Hoddnant in Wales. The place names are from Welsh hawdd ‘pleasant’, ‘peaceful’ + nant ‘valley’, ‘stream’.

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

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Hodnett Family Origin

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Hodnett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hodnett family was Farming. The most common Hodnett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Hodnett's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hodnett.

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Hodnett Historical Records

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Hodnett Life Expectancy

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