Tainter Family History

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Tainter Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): occupational name from Old French teinturier ‘dyer’.

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


Similar surnames: Painter, Panter, Grinter, Ganter, Trainer, Pointer, Tanner, Pinter

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Tainter Family Origin

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Tainter Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    19%
  • Expressman

    4%
  • Sailor

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Expressman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tainter. The most common Tainter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Tainter's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tainter family was Sailor.

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Tainter Historical Records

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Tainter Life Expectancy

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