Woodroof Family History

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Woodroof Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Woodruff.

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


Similar surnames: Woodlief, Woodruff, Woodrome, Wootton, Woolf, Woodrum, Woodcox

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Woodroof Family Origin

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Woodroof Family Occupations

What did your Woodroof ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Dressmaker

    13%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Brick Layer

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%

In 1881, the most common Woodroof occupation in the UK was Dressmaker. 13% of Woodroof's were Dressmakers. Dressmaker, Agricultural Labourer and Brick Layer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodroof. A less common occupation for the Woodroof family was Butcher.

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Woodroof Historical Records

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Woodroof Life Expectancy

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