Renwick Family History

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Renwick Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English (pronounced ‘rennick’): habitational name from a place in Cumbria, so called from the Old English byname Hræfn (meaning ‘raven’) + wic ‘outlying settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Fenwick, Reddick, Bewick, Beswick, Barwick, Rennick, Goswick, Berwick

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Renwick Family Origin

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Renwick Family Occupations

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  • Shepherd

    7%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Renwick family was Annuitant. The most common Renwick occupation in the UK was Shepherd. 7% of Renwick's were Shepherds. Shepherd, Farmer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Renwick.

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Renwick Life Expectancy

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