Greenman Family History

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Greenman Name Meaning

English: nickname or topographic name from Middle English grene + man ‘man’ (see Green). Probably a translation of German Grunemann or Grünemann, possibly a topographic name with the same sense as Grönland (see Greenland), or a habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named Grüna, Grünau, or Grüne.

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


Similar surnames: Greenland, Greenway, Greenan, Grassman, German, Greenhaw, Kleeman

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Greenman Family Origin

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Greenman Family Occupations

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  • Mason

    12%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    9%
  • Quarryman

    7%
  • Labourer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Greenman occupation in the UK was Mason. 12% of Greenman's were Masons. Mason, Agricultural Labourer and Quarryman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenman. A less common occupation for the Greenman family was Labourer.

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Greenman Historical Records

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Greenman Life Expectancy

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