Rushforth Family History

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Rushforth Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): probably a habitational name from Ryshworth in Bingley, West Yorkshire (see Rushford). dktent; 1881 British census has 1000+; KH

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


Similar surnames: Rushworth, Rushford, Cutsforth, Cudworth, Burnworth, Ruston, Rushmore

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Rushforth Family Origin

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Rushforth Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Worsted Weaver

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%
  • Farmer

    2%

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In 1881, the most common Rushforth occupation in the UK was Coal Miner . 6% of Rushforth's were Coal Miner s. Coal Miner , Worsted Weaver and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rushforth. A less common occupation for the Rushforth family was Farmer.

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Rushforth Historical Records

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Rushforth Life Expectancy

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