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Randolph Name Meaning

English and German: classicized spelling of Randolf, a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rand ‘rim’ (of a shield), ‘shield’ + wolf ‘wolf’. This was introduced into England by Scandinavian settlers in the Old Norse form Rannúlfr, and was reinforced after the Norman Conquest by the Norman form Randolf.

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


Similar surnames: Ralph, Randel, Landolfi, Ludolph, Gandolfo, Landolt, Pandolfo, Rudolf

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Randolph Family Origin

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Randolph Family Occupations

What did your Randolph ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Randolph. The most common Randolph occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Randolph's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Randolph family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

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Randolph Historical Records

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Randolph Life Expectancy

What is the average Randolph lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, Randolph life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Randolph in 1942 was 50, and 71 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Randolph ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Randolph Family

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