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Service Name Meaning

Scottish and English: metonymic occupational name for a brewer or a tavern-keeper, from Anglo-Norman French cerveise ‘ale’ (Old French cervoise, a word of Gaulish origin).

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

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Service Family Origin

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Service Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Service family was Carpenter. The most common Service occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Service's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Service.

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Service Life Expectancy

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