Mainwaring Family History

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Mainwaring Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from a lost place, of uncertain location, named in Anglo-Norman French as mesnil Warin ‘domain of Warin’ (see Waring). The surname has had a large number of variant spellings; it is normally pronounced ‘Mannering’.

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


Similar surnames: Manwaring, Waring, Mannering, Fearing, Nearing, Maynard, Moring

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Mainwaring Family Origin

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Mainwaring Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    14%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Mainwaring occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 14% of Mainwaring's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mainwaring. A less common occupation for the Mainwaring family was Labourer.

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Mainwaring Historical Records

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Mainwaring Life Expectancy

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