Reinecke Family History

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Reinecke Name Meaning

North German: from a pet form of any of the various Germanic personal names formed with ragin ‘counsel’ as the first element.

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

Similar surnames: Reincke, Meinecke, Heinecke, Brennecke, Reinke, Meincke, Reinecker

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Reinecke Family Origin

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Reinecke Family Occupations

What did your Reinecke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reinecke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Reinecke's were Farmers. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reinecke. A less common occupation for the Reinecke family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Keeping House

  • Tailor


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

Reinecke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Reinecke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reinecke census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Reinecke. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Reinecke. For the veterans among your Reinecke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reinecke Life Expectancy

What is the average Reinecke lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Reinecke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Reinecke in 1948 was 23, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reinecke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reinecke 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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