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Randolph Name Meaning

English and German: classicized spelling of Randolf, a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rand ‘rim’ (of a shield), ‘shield’ + wolf ‘wolf’. This was introduced into England by Scandinavian settlers in the Old Norse form Rannúlfr, and was reinforced after the Norman Conquest by the Norman form Randolf.

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


Similar surnames: Ralph, Randel, Landolfi, Ludolph, Gandolfo, Landolt, Pandolfo, Rudolf

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Randolph Family Origin

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Randolph Family Occupations

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  • Plumber

    5%
  • Ag Lab (Cowman)

    3%
  • Ag Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, the most common Randolph occupation in the UK was Plumber. 5% of Randolph's were Plumbers. A less common occupation for the Randolph family was Annuitant. Plumber, Ag Lab (Cowman) and Ag Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Randolph.

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Randolph Historical Records

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Randolph Life Expectancy

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Famous Randolph Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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