Rind Family History

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Rind Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a small place in the former county of Perthshire called Rhynd, from Gaelic rinn ‘point of land’. German: probably a metonymic occupational name for a cattle dealer or butcher, from Middle High German rint ‘cow’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Rind, Yiddish rind ‘head of cattle’, an ornamental name or otherwise from a house sign.

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

Similar surnames: Ring, Lind, Wind, Rand, Rink, Kind, Hand, Ried, Zinn, Kring

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Rind Family Origin

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Rind Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rind. 6% of Rind men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Rind women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rind were Salesman and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Manager
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • House Keeper
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rind Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rind. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rind census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Rind. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rind. For the veterans among your Rind ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rind Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rind life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rind in 1958 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

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