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Greenlaw Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from lands so named in Berwickshire.

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


Similar surnames: Greenan, Greenlee, Greenman, Greenhow, Greenlees, Greener, Grimshaw

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Greenlaw Family Origin

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Greenlaw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenlaw. A less common occupation for the Greenlaw family was Labourer. The most common Greenlaw occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Greenlaw's were Farmers.

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Greenlaw Historical Records

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Greenlaw Life Expectancy

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