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Rainer Name Meaning

Variant spelling of the English family name Rayner, or variant of the French cognate Rainier. German: variant of Reiner.

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


Similar surnames: Trainer, Wainer, Rayner, Rasner, Riner, Raisner, Rhiner, Raine

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Rainer Family Origin

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Rainer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, the most common Rainer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Rainer's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rainer. A less common occupation for the Rainer family was Farming.

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Rainer Historical Records

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Rainer Life Expectancy

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