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Street Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Hertfordshire, Kent, and Somerset, so named from Old English str?t ‘paved highway’, ‘Roman road’ (Latin strata (via)). In the Middle Ages the word at first denoted a Roman road but later also came to denote the main street in a town or village, and so the surname may also have been a topographic name for someone who lived on a main street. Jewish: Americanized form of the Sephardic surname Chetrit, of uncertain origin. Americanized form of Ashkenazic Jewish Strasser and a number of other similar surnames.

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

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Street Family Origin

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Street Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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

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