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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

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Rainford Family Origin

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Rainford Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Labore

    11%

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

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Rainford Historical Records

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Rainford Life Expectancy

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