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Where is the Norwood family from?
You can see how Norwood families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Norwood family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Norwood families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 45 Norwood families living in Massachusetts. This was about 14% of all the recorded Norwood's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Norwood families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Norwood surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Norwood. 20% of Norwood men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Norwood women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Norwood were Carpenter and Housekeeper.