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Woodfin Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at a place where wood was stacked, from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + fin ‘pile’.

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

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Woodfin Family Origin

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Woodfin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, the most common Woodfin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Woodfin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Woodfin family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodfin.

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Woodfin Historical Records

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Woodfin Life Expectancy

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