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

What did your Rind ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rind family was Carriage Builder. The most common Rind occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Rind's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rind.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Bookkeeper

  • Carriage Builder


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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

What is the average Rind lifespan?

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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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rind ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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