Ainslie Family History

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Ainslie Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from Ansley in Warwickshire or Annesley in Nottinghamshire (see Ansley). The modern surname is found chiefly in the border regions of Scotland and northern England, having been taken north from England to Scotland in the Middle Ages, probably by a Norman baron.

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


Similar surnames: Ansley, Angle, Linsley, Emslie, Fairlie, Leslie, Finkle, Tingle

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Ainslie Family Origin

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Ainslie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Civil Engineer

    3%
  • Clergyman

    3%

In 1880, the most common Ainslie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ainslie's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ainslie family was Clergyman. Farmer, Carpenter and Civil Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ainslie.

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Ainslie Historical Records

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Ainslie Life Expectancy

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