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Magwood Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Most probably a northern Irish surname from a Scottish habitational name, from an unidentified place. The surname was brought to North America from Ireland, but it does not have an Irish etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Hagwood, Harwood, Haywood, Garwood, Heywood, Elwood, Armwood

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Magwood Family Origin

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Magwood Family Occupations

What did your Magwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Oysterman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magwood. A less common occupation for the Magwood family was Carpenter. The most common Magwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Magwood's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Oysterman

    11%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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Magwood Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Magwood ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Magwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Magwood lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, Magwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Magwood in 1952 was 40, and 76 in 2004.

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