Rainsford Family History

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Rainsford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, perhaps a variant of Rainford.

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


Similar surnames: Rainford, Ransford, Gaisford, Brailsford, Lansford, Bransford

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Rainsford Family Origin

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Rainsford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Clerk

    20%
  • Agent

    7%
  • Barrister

    7%

In 1881, the most common Rainsford occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Rainsford's were Farmers. Farmer, Clerk and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rainsford. A less common occupation for the Rainsford family was Barrister.

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Rainsford Historical Records

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Rainsford Life Expectancy

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