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Woodside Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: habitational name from any of various minor places named Woodside, for example in Ayrshire, from Old English wudu ‘wood’ + side ‘hillside’.

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


Similar surnames: Woodbridge, Ironside, Woodson, Woodrow, Woodley, Woodstock, Burnside

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Woodside Family Origin

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Woodside Family Occupations

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  • Carter

    9%
  • Porter

    6%
  • Assistant Minister

    3%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1881, the most common Woodside occupation in the UK was Carter. 9% of Woodside's were Carters. A less common occupation for the Woodside family was Baker. Carter, Porter and Assistant Minister were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woodside.

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Woodside Historical Records

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Woodside Life Expectancy

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