Reinig Family History

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Reinig Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the various Germanic personal names formed with ragin ‘counsel’ as the first element, for example Reinbold or Reinhard (see Reinhardt).

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


Similar surnames: Reindl, Rein, Heinig, Leidig, Reiner, Reinke, Reiswig, Keimig, Denig

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Reinig Family Origin

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Reinig Family Occupations

What did your Reinig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Farmer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reinig. A less common occupation for the Reinig family was Laborer. The most common Reinig occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 14% of Reinig's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Laborer

    7%

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

Reinig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reinig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reinig 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reinig. 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 Reinig. For the veterans among your Reinig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reinig Life Expectancy

What is the average Reinig lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Reinig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Reinig in 1957 was 47, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reinig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reinig 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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