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Ringwood Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Hampshire. The place name, recorded in 955 as Rimucwuda, is probably from Old English rimuc ‘boundary’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Linwood, Ringland, Hagwood, Redwood, Henwood, Silkwood, Chitwood

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Ringwood Family Origin

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Ringwood Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Ag Labourer

    5%
  • Carman

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1881, the most common Ringwood occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Ringwood's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Ag Labourer and Carman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringwood. A less common occupation for the Ringwood family was Carpenter.

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Ringwood Historical Records

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Ringwood Life Expectancy

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