Twining Family History

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Twining Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Twyning in Gloucestershire, which was originally named with Old English betweonan ‘between’ + eam, dative of ea ‘river’, with the ending later being assimilated to -ingas ‘inhabitants’, ‘people’.

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


Similar surnames: Canning, Vining, Wilding, Twine, Twiner, Menning, Twigg, Panning

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Twining Family Origin

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Twining Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Laborer (Carter)

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Twining family was Agricultural Laborer (Carter). The most common Twining occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 11% of Twining's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Carpenter and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Twining.

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Twining Historical Records

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Twining Life Expectancy

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