Cains Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Caines.

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


Similar surnames: Rains, Cain, Caine, Hains, Dains, Mains, Bains, Gains, Haines, Faine

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Cains Family Origin

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Cains Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cains family was Farm Laborer. The most common Cains occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Cains's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cains.

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Cains Historical Records

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Cains Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Cains life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Cains in 1962 was 74, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cains

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