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Rainford Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Lancashire, so named from an Old English personal name Regna or Old Scandinavian rein ‘boundary’ + Old English ford.

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


Similar surnames: Binford, Radford, Winford, Hanford, Linford, Swinford, Hansford

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Rainford Family Origin

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Rainford Family Occupations

What did your Rainford ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rainford. A less common occupation for the Rainford family was Labore. The most common Rainford occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 11% of Rainford's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Labore

    11%

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Rainford Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rainford ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rainford Life Expectancy

What is the average Rainford lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, Rainford life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Rainford in 1962 was 65, and 83 in 2004.

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