Rutland Family History

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Rutland Name Meaning

English: regional name from the former English county of this name, so named from the Old English byname Rota (from rot ‘cheerful’, ‘glad’) + land ‘land’, ‘territory’.

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


Similar surnames: Ritland, Burland, Rowland, Ryland, Ragland, Ackland, Ulland, Ueland

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Rutland Family Origin

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Rutland Family Occupations

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  • School

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Messenger

    17%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rutland family was Messenger. School, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rutland. The most common Rutland occupation in Canada was School. 33% of Rutland's were Schools.

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Rutland Historical Records

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Rutland Life Expectancy

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