Rutland Family History

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Rutland Name Meaning

English: regional name from the former English county of this name, so named from the Old English byname Rota (from rot ‘cheerful’, ‘glad’) + land ‘land’, ‘territory’.

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


Similar surnames: Ritland, Burland, Rowland, Ryland, Ragland, Ackland, Ulland, Ueland

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Rutland Family Origin

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Rutland Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    12%
  • Ag Labourer

    4%
  • Coal Miner

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Ag Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rutland. The most common Rutland occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 12% of Rutland's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Rutland family was Labourer.

Source: Census data for Rutland | Data not to scale

Rutland Historical Records

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Rutland Life Expectancy

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