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Rutland Name Meaning

English: regional name from the former English county of this name, so named from the Old English byname Rota (from rot ‘cheerful’, ‘glad’) + land ‘land’, ‘territory’.

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


Similar surnames: Ritland, Burland, Rowland, Ryland, Ragland, Ackland, Ulland, Ueland

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Rutland Family Origin

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Rutland Family Occupations

What did your Rutland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rutland family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rutland. The most common Rutland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Rutland's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

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Rutland Historical Records

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

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Rutland Life Expectancy

What is the average Rutland lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Rutland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rutland in 1951 was 23, and 75 in 2004.

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