Boothroyd Family History

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Boothroyd Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in West Yorkshire named Boothroyd, from northern Middle English both(e) ‘hut’, ‘shed’ + royd ‘clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Oldroyd, Holroyd, Boothby, Booton, Booth, Southwood, Lothrop

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Boothroyd Family Origin

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Boothroyd Family Occupations

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  • Woollen Weaver

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Tailor

    2%

In 1881, Woollen Weaver, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Boothroyd. The most common Boothroyd occupation in the UK was Woollen Weaver. 5% of Boothroyd's were Woollen Weavers. A less common occupation for the Boothroyd family was Tailor.

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Boothroyd Historical Records

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Boothroyd Life Expectancy

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