Norwood Family History

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Norwood Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places so called, from Old English norð ‘north’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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

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Norwood Family Origin

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Norwood Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Norwood family was Keeping House. The most common Norwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Norwood's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Norwood.

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Norwood Historical Records

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Norwood Life Expectancy

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