Rains Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Raines 1 and 2.

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


Similar surnames: Dains, Cains, Hains, Rans, Rain, Gains, Bains, Mains, Raines, Fain

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Rains Family Origin

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Rains Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    65%
  • Agent

    12%
  • Railroadman

    12%
  • Farmer & Store Keeper

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rains family was Farmer & Store Keeper. The most common Rains occupation in Canada was Farmer. 65% of Rains's were Farmers. Farmer, Agent and Railroadman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rains.

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Rains Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Rains life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Rains in 1946 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rains

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