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Woodrum Name Meaning

Variant of English Wooderham, a place named in Old English as ‘the dwelling of the woodman’.

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

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Woodrum Family Origin

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Woodrum Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1880, the most common Woodrum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Woodrum's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodrum. A less common occupation for the Woodrum family was Blacksmith.

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Woodrum Historical Records

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Woodrum Life Expectancy

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