Woodland Family History

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Woodland Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone living in an area of woodland, from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + land ‘land’, or a habitational name from any of the numerous places, for example in Devon, Dorset, Kent, and Somerset, named with these elements.

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


Similar surnames: Woodward, Rowland, Morland, Woodall, Loveland, Woodman, Roseland

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Woodland Family Origin

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Woodland Family Occupations

What did your Woodland ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Woodland ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%

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

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Woodland Historical Records

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Woodland Life Expectancy

What is the average Woodland lifespan?

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