Reinhardt Family History

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Reinhardt Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ragin ‘counsel’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Meinhardt, Weinhardt, Steinhardt, Leonhardt, Neidhardt, Reynard

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Reinhardt Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Reinhardt name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Reinhardt. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Reinhardt Family Origin

Where is the Reinhardt family from?

Reinhardt Family Occupations

What did your Reinhardt ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Reinhardt Historical Records

What Reinhardt family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 51,000 census records available for the last name Reinhardt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reinhardt 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 13,000 immigration records available for the last name Reinhardt. 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 23,000 military records available for the last name Reinhardt. For the veterans among your Reinhardt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reinhardt Life Expectancy

What is the average Reinhardt lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Reinhardt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1947. The average life expectancy for Reinhardt in 1941 was 27, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reinhardt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reinhardt 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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