Ronald Family History

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Ronald Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of the Gaelic personal name Raonull, which is a borrowing from Old Norse Rögnvaldr (see Reynold).

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


Similar surnames: Roland, Ronan, Donald, Howard, Konold, Conard, Renaud, Renaldo

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Ronald Family Origin

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Ronald Family Occupations

What did your Ronald ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ronald. 5% of Ronald men worked as a General Labourer and 48% of Ronald women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ronald were Indep Means (capt) and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
    5%
  • Capstan Setter
    2%
  • Dentist
    2%
  • Indep Means (capt)
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    48%
  • Private Means
    6%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    2%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ronald Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Ronald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ronald census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Ronald. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Ronald. For the veterans among your Ronald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ronald Life Expectancy

What is the average Ronald lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ronald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Ronald in 1951 was 34, and 36 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ronald

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