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Armwood Name Meaning

Perhaps an English habitational name from Arnwood in Hampshire or Earnwood in Shropshire, both named from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + wudu ‘wood’. The surname, however, does not appear in present-day English records.

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


Similar surnames: Yarwood, Ashwood, Heywood, Garwood, Harwood, Hagwood, Horwood

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Armwood Family Origin

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Armwood Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Armwood. A less common occupation for the Armwood family was Day Laborer. The most common Armwood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Armwood's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    40%
  • Day Laborer

    10%

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Armwood Historical Records

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Armwood Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Armwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Armwood in 1947 was 64, and 72 in 2004.

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