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Rankins Name Meaning

Although not listed by Black, this may be presumed to be a patronymic from Rankin, along with Rankinson, which Black does record.

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


Similar surnames: Rankine, Mankins, Hankins, Rankin, Jenkins, Markins, Lakins, Adkins

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Rankins Family Origin

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Rankins Family Occupations

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  • ... Govt Indian Army

    8%
  • Collector Of Town Rates

    8%
  • Commercial Traveller

    8%
  • Engine Fitter At Wks

    8%

In 1881, the most common Rankins occupation in the UK was ... Govt Indian Army. 8% of Rankins's were ... Govt Indian Armys. A less common occupation for the Rankins family was Engine Fitter At Wks. ... Govt Indian Army, Collector Of Town Rates and Commercial Traveller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rankins.

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