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Register Name Meaning

English: perhaps from Middle English, Old French registre ‘register’, ‘book for recording enactments’, hence perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a scribe or clerk.

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


Similar surnames: Keister, Lister, Regester, Reisner, Leister, Reitter, Reisler, Reiter

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Register Family Origin

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Register Family Occupations

What did your Register ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Cab Driver

    6%
  • Chemist Fellow Of ... Chemical Socy

    6%
  • Clock Cleaner

    6%

In 1881, farmer, Cab Driver and Chemist Fellow Of ... Chemical Socy were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Register. The most common Register occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Register's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Register family was Clock Cleaner.

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Register Historical Records

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Register Life Expectancy

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