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Smallwood Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): habitational name from a place in Cheshire, so called from Old English smæl ‘narrow’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Fullwood, Sherwood, Hazelwood, Harwood, Garwood, Silkwood, Hagwood

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Smallwood Family Origin

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Smallwood Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

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

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Smallwood Historical Records

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Smallwood Life Expectancy

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