Gains Name Meaning

English: variant of Gain.

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


Similar surnames: Dains, Cains, Rains, Gain, Hains, Mains, Bains, Gane, Games, Gail

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Gains Family Origin

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Gains Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Gains occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Gains's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gains. A less common occupation for the Gains family was Keeping House.

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Gains Historical Records

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Gains Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Gains life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Gains in 1946 was 34, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gains

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