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Littlewood Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): habitational name from any of several minor places so called, mostly in West Yorkshire, Littlewood in Wooldale being a well-recorded instance. They are named with Old English l¯tel ‘small’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Littleford, Littleton, Littlehale, Gatewood, Hazelwood, Littlefield

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Littlewood Family Origin

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Littlewood Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    1%
  • Bricklayer

    1%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Littlewood. The most common Littlewood occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Littlewood's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Littlewood family was Bricklayer.

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Littlewood Historical Records

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Littlewood Life Expectancy

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