Rainsford Family History

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Rainsford Name Meaning

English: habitational name, perhaps a variant of Rainford.

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


Similar surnames: Rainford, Ransford, Gaisford, Brailsford, Lansford, Bransford

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Rainsford Family Origin

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Rainsford Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Clerk In R.R. Office

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Keeps Confectionery Store

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rainsford family was Keeps Confectionery Store. Farmer, Clerk In R.R. Office and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rainsford. The most common Rainsford occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Rainsford's were Farmers.

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Rainsford Historical Records

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Rainsford Life Expectancy

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