Sneed Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a detatched piece of land or woodland, from Middle English snede, or a habitational name from a place named with this word (Old English sn?d), as for example Snead in Worcestershire or The Sneyd in Staffordshire.

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


Similar surnames: Seed, Leed, See, Creed, Knee, Stead, Speed, Breed, Shedd, Peed

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Sneed Family Origin

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Sneed Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sneed. The most common Sneed occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Sneed's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sneed family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Sneed Historical Records

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Sneed Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Sneed life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Sneed in 1944 was 37, and 72 in 2004.

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