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Eastwood Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Eastwood. Most, such as the one in Essex, get the name from Old English east ‘east’ + wudu ‘wood’, but an example in Nottinghamshire originally had as its final element Old Norse þveit ‘meadow’ (see Thwaites).

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


Similar surnames: Easton, Haywood, Harwood, Watwood, Westwood, Gatewood, Ashwood

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Eastwood Family Origin

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Eastwood Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, Cotton Weaver, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eastwood. A less common occupation for the Eastwood family was Coal Miner. The most common Eastwood occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 4% of Eastwood's were Cotton Weavers.

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Eastwood Historical Records

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Eastwood Life Expectancy

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