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Woodbeck Name Meaning

Possibly an English habitational name, from Woodbeck, a place in Nottinghamshire, named in Middle English with wode ‘wood’ + beck ‘stream’. This surname is not found in current English sources.

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


Similar surnames: Woodcock, Wooddell, Woodbury, Goldbeck, Woodley, Woodhead, Woodell

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Woodbeck Family Origin

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Woodbeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Woodbeck family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodbeck. The most common Woodbeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Woodbeck's were Farmers.

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Woodbeck Historical Records

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Woodbeck Life Expectancy

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