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Woolwine Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of Volkwein, from a Germanic personal name composed of folc ‘people’, ‘army’ + wini ‘friend’. It is recorded in Lancaster co., PA, in the mid 18th century. Possibly an altered spelling of English Walwyn, from the Old English personal name Wealdwine ‘power-friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Goodwine, Cooling, Goodwin, Doolin, Woolen, Molin, Woolsey, Woodring

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Woolwine Family Origin

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Woolwine Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Woolwine family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Woolwine. The most common Woolwine occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Woolwine's were Farmers.

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Woolwine Life Expectancy

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