Rance Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Rand(e) (see Rand 1).

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


Similar surnames: Hance, Lance, Ranch, Race, France, Dance, Vance, Bunce, Pane, Royce

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Rance Family Origin

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Rance Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rance family was Farming. The most common Rance occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Rance's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rance.

Source: Census data for Rance | Data not to scale

Rance Historical Records

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Rance Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Rance life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rance in 1955 was 57, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rance

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