Orahood Family History

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Orahood Name Meaning

Said to be of Scottish origin, but the etymology is unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Lahood, Orchard, Ormond, Wormwood, Narehood, Cahoon, Hood, Orland

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Orahood Family Origin

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Orahood Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Orahood occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Orahood's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Orahood family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Orahood.

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Orahood Historical Records

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Orahood Life Expectancy

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