Woodland Family History

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Woodland Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living in an area of woodland, from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + land ‘land’, or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Devon, Dorset, Kent, and Somerset, named with these elements.

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


Similar surnames: Woodward, Rowland, Morland, Woodall, Loveland, Woodman, Roseland

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Woodland Family Origin

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Woodland Family Occupations

What did your Woodland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Woodland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Woodland's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodland. A less common occupation for the Woodland family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Woodland ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Woodland Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Woodland ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Woodland Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodland lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Woodland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Woodland in 1951 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Woodland ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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