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Reina Family History

Reina Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the places called Reina. Spanish and Portuguese: most likely from the female personal name Reina (from Latin Regina) otherwise a nickname from reina ‘queen’. Italian (southern; Reìna): from a Sicilian variant of regina ‘queen’ (see Regina ). Italian (northern; Rèina): from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name formed with ragin ‘counsel advice’.

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


Similar surnames: Regina, Perna, Mina, Reine, Rein, Penna, Reino, Reyna, Reil, Lein

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Where is the Reina family from?

You can see how Reina families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Reina family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Reina families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 32 Reina families living in Texas. This was about 68% of all the recorded Reina's in USA. Texas had the highest population of Reina families in 1880.
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What did your Reina ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Reina. 25% of Reina men worked as a Laborer and 19% of Reina women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reina were Barber and Clerk. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Barber
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    19%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Clerk
    7%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Reina. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Reina lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Reina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Reina in 1951 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

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