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Greenhouse Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a house by a village green, from Middle English grene ‘green’ + hous ‘house’. (The term was not used to denote a glasshouse for the cultivation of ‘greens’ or sensitive plants until the late 17th century.) Jewish (American): English translation of Ashkenazic Grünhaus, an oramental name composed of German grün ‘green’ + Haus ‘house’.

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


Similar surnames: Greenwood, Newhouse, Wheelhouse, Greenhut, Brickhouse, Barnhouse

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Greenhouse Family Origin

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Greenhouse Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • General Laborer

    3%

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenhouse. The most common Greenhouse occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 5% of Greenhouse's were Farm Labourers. A less common occupation for the Greenhouse family was General Laborer.

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Greenhouse Historical Records

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Greenhouse Life Expectancy

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