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Ringwood Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Hampshire. The place name, recorded in 955 as Rimucwuda, is probably from Old English rimuc ‘boundary’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Linwood, Ringland, Hagwood, Redwood, Henwood, Silkwood, Chitwood

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Ringwood Family Origin

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Ringwood Family Occupations

What did your Ringwood ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringwood. The most common Ringwood occupation in the USA was Laborer. 32% of Ringwood's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Ringwood family was Keeps House.

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  • Laborer

    32%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Keeps House

    6%

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Ringwood Historical Records

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

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Ringwood Life Expectancy

What is the average Ringwood lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Ringwood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Ringwood in 1951 was 63, and 74 in 2004.

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