Handyside Family History

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Handyside Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Handyside, a place in Berwickshire named with Middle English hanging + side ‘slope’, i.e. a natural shelf on a hillside, or possibly a place where executions were carried out.

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


Similar surnames: Garside, Woodside, Dandridge, Holdridge, Dansie, Hanline, Sandridge

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Handyside Family Origin

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Handyside Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Grocer

    4%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Handyside. A less common occupation for the Handyside family was Grocer. The most common Handyside occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 7% of Handyside's were Coal Miners.

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Handyside Historical Records

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Handyside Life Expectancy

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