Rushforth Family History

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Rushforth Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): probably a habitational name from Ryshworth in Bingley, West Yorkshire (see Rushford). dktent; 1881 British census has 1000+; KH

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


Similar surnames: Rushworth, Rushford, Cutsforth, Cudworth, Burnworth, Ruston, Rushmore

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Rushforth Family Origin

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Rushforth Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Stove Moulder

    33%
  • Wool Merchant

    33%

In 1880, the most common Rushforth occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 33% of Rushforth's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Rushforth family was Wool Merchant. Farm Laborer and Stove Moulder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rushforth.

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Rushforth Historical Records

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Rushforth Life Expectancy

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