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Ormond Name Meaning

Irish (common in Cork and Waterford): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruaidh ‘descendant of Ruadh’, a byname meaning ‘red’, altered by folk etymology to resemble a regional name from the ancient region of East Munster known as Ormond (Gaelic Ur Mhumhain). Ó Ruaidh is also Anglicized as Roe.

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


Similar surnames: Osmond, Ormand, Ormonde, Orton, Orman, Almond, Edmond, Gordon, Esmond

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Ormond Family Origin

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Ormond Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ormond. The most common Ormond occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Ormond's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ormond family was Farming.

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Ormond Life Expectancy

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