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Ringer Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from the Old French personal name Reinger, Rainger, composed of the Germanic elements ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’. English: occupational name for a maker of rings (see Ring 1) or for a bell ringer, from Middle English ring(en) ‘to ring’, Old English hringan. German: occupational name for a turner, someone who made objects by rotating them on a lathe or wheel.

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


Similar surnames: Ringel, Winger, Ranger, Ringen, Rinier, Rinker, Ginger, Minger

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Ringer Family Origin

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Ringer Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Dressmaker

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringer. The most common Ringer occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Ringer's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Ringer family was Labourer.

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Ringer Historical Records

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Ringer Life Expectancy

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