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Running Name Meaning

Scottish: perhaps a variant of Irish Runyon. UK 19, Lanarkshire Probably also an altered spelling of German Ronning. EG

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

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Running Family Origin

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Running Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Keeps Boarders

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Running. A less common occupation for the Running family was Keeps Boarders. The most common Running occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Running's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Running | Data not to scale

Running Historical Records

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Running Life Expectancy

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Famous Running Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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