Woodsum Family History

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Woodsum Name Meaning

Variant of English Woodsome (see Woodson).

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

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Woodsum Family Origin

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Woodsum Family Occupations

What did your Woodsum ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Lumber Dealer

    8%
  • Barber

    4%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, the most common Woodsum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Woodsum's were Farmers. Farmer, Lumber Dealer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodsum. A less common occupation for the Woodsum family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Woodsum | Data not to scale

Woodsum Historical Records

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Woodsum Life Expectancy

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