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Greenlee Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places, for example in Staffordshire, so named from Old English grene ‘green’ + leah ‘woodland clearing’.

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


Similar surnames: Greenlees, Greener, Greenhow, Greenwell, Brownlee, Greenidge

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Greenlee Family Origin

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Greenlee Family Occupations

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  • Furnace Man At Iron Works

    33%
  • House Painter

    33%
  • Labourer At Works

    33%

In 1881, the most common Greenlee occupation in the UK was Furnace Man At Iron Works. 33% of Greenlee's were Furnace Man At Iron Workss. Furnace Man At Iron Works and House Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Greenlee. A less common occupation for the Greenlee family was Labourer At Works.

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Greenlee Historical Records

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Greenlee Life Expectancy

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Famous Greenlee Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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