Rein Name Meaning

from a short form of any of the various personal names formed with the element ragin ‘counsel’, for example Reinbold, Reinhard (see Reinhardt). variant of Rain. perhaps a habitational name for someone who lived by the Rhine.

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


Similar surnames: Rhein, Mein, Wein, Reis, Nein, Rehn, Lein, Dein, Bein, Reil

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Rein Family Origin

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Rein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Tailor

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rein family was Tailor. The most common Rein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Rein's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rein.

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Between 1943 and 2004, Rein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Rein in 1943 was 45, and 74 in 2004.

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