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Ormond Name Meaning

Irish (common in Cork and Waterford): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruaidh ‘descendant of Ruadh’, a byname meaning ‘red’, altered by folk etymology to resemble a regional name from the ancient region of East Munster known as Ormond (Gaelic Ur Mhumhain). Ó Ruaidh is also Anglicized as Roe.

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


Similar surnames: Osmond, Ormand, Ormonde, Orton, Orman, Almond, Edmond, Gordon, Esmond

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Ormond Family Origin

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Ormond Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ormond family was Annuitant. Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ormond. The most common Ormond occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Ormond's were Farmers.

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Ormond Life Expectancy

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