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Redshaw Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name, perhaps from Radshaw Gill in Fewston, West Yorkshire, named with Old English read ‘red’ + sceaga ‘copse’.

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

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Redshaw Family Origin

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Redshaw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    22%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Paper Box Manufacturer

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redshaw. The most common Redshaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Redshaw's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Redshaw family was Paper Box Manufacturer.

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Redshaw Life Expectancy

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