Haygood Family History

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Haygood Name Meaning

Altered form of English Hawkwood, a habitational name from a place called Hawkswood in Sible Hedingham, Essex, or from Hawkwood Farm in Gosfield, Essex. This is a common name in the South, notably in GA, TX, and AL.

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


Similar surnames: Haywood, Hagood, Hood, Haymore, Hagwood, Heywood, Harwood, Garwood

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Haygood Family Origin

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Haygood Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Haygood family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haygood. The most common Haygood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Haygood's were Farmers.

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Haygood Historical Records

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Haygood Life Expectancy

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