Bigwood Family History

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Bigwood Name Meaning

English: from the Germanic personal name Bigwald, composed of an unexplained first element + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Elwood, Good, Yarwood, Osgood, Horwood, Winwood, Inwood, Ringwood

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Bigwood Family Origin

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Bigwood Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Plasterer

    3%
  • Accountant

    2%

In 1881, the most common Bigwood occupation in the UK was Labourer. 6% of Bigwood's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Plasterer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bigwood. A less common occupation for the Bigwood family was Accountant.

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Bigwood Historical Records

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Bigwood Life Expectancy

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