Reinisch Family History

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Reinisch Name Meaning

Eastern German (East Prussia): from a pet form of any of the various Germanic personal names with the first element ragin ‘counsel’, for example Reinhold or Reinhard (see Reinhardt).

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


Similar surnames: Rensch, Reinig, Heinisch, Reinsch, Mensch, Reinmuth, Benisch, Hinsch

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Reinisch Family Origin

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Reinisch Family Occupations

What did your Reinisch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith, Piano Maker and Police were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reinisch. A less common occupation for the Reinisch family was Rag Peddler. The most common Reinisch occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 20% of Reinisch's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Piano Maker

    20%
  • Police

    20%
  • Rag Peddler

    20%

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

Reinisch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reinisch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reinisch census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Reinisch

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Reinisch. 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 Reinisch. For the veterans among your Reinisch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reinisch Life Expectancy

What is the average Reinisch lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Reinisch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Reinisch in 1963 was 75, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reinisch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reinisch 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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