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Woodbridge Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Woodbridge in Suffolk or Dorset, both named from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + brycg ‘bridge’, i.e. a bridge made of timber or one near a wood.

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


Similar surnames: Corbridge, Trowbridge, Bridge, Woodside, Waldridge, Woodring

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Woodbridge Family Origin

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Woodbridge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Physician

    3%

In 1880, the most common Woodbridge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Woodbridge's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodbridge. A less common occupation for the Woodbridge family was Physician.

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Woodbridge Historical Records

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Woodbridge Life Expectancy

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