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Trainor Name Meaning

Irish (Ulster): reduced form of McTraynor, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Thréinfhir ‘son of Tréinfhear’, a byname meaning ‘champion’, ‘strong man’ (from tréan ‘strong’ + fear ‘man’). English: variant of Trainer.

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


Similar surnames: Cranor, Trainer, Trevor, Gaynor, Prior, Traynor, Gainor, Raynor

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Trainor Family Origin

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Trainor Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Trainor ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Tailor

    7%
  • Grocer

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • General Laborer

    4%

In 1881, the most common Trainor occupation in the UK was Tailor. 7% of Trainor's were Tailors. Tailor, Grocer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trainor. A less common occupation for the Trainor family was General Laborer.

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Trainor Historical Records

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Trainor Life Expectancy

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