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Trainor Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster): reduced form of McTraynor, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thréinfhir ‘son of Tréinfhear’, a byname meaning ‘champion’, ‘strong man’ (from tréan ‘strong’ + fear ‘man’). English: variant of Trainer.

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


Similar surnames: Cranor, Trainer, Trevor, Gaynor, Prior, Traynor, Gainor, Raynor

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Trainor Family Origin

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Trainor Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Trainor occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Trainor's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Trainor family was Carpenter. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trainor.

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Trainor Historical Records

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Trainor Life Expectancy

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