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Baines Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: nickname meaning ‘bones’. Compare Bain 2. Scottish: reduced form of McBane, with English patronymic -s. English, of Welsh origin: Anglicized form of Welsh ab Einws ‘son of Einws’, a pet form of the personal name Einon (see Eynon). English: from a derivative of Bain.

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


Similar surnames: Barnes, Raines, Gaines, Banes, Brines, Caines, Mains, Bailes, Bines

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Baines Family Origin

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Baines Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baines. A less common occupation for the Baines family was Coal Miner. The most common Baines occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Baines's were Farmers.

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Baines Historical Records

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Baines Life Expectancy

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