Reigner Family History

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Reigner Name Meaning

Northern French (Walloon): from the personal name Rainier. Compare Rayner.

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

Similar surnames: Reiner, Regner, Reinier, Rainer, Reine, Beisner, Eigner, Keiner

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Reigner Family Origin

Where is the Reigner family from?

Reigner Family Occupations

What did your Reigner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reigner family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reigner. The most common Reigner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Reigner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Keeping House


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

Reigner Historical Records

What Reigner family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reigner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reigner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Reigner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Reigner. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Reigner. For the veterans among your Reigner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reigner Life Expectancy

What is the average Reigner lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Reigner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Reigner in 1957 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reigner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reigner ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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