Reins Family History

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Reins Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Rein 1.

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

Similar surnames: Heins, Beins, Reints, Weins, Sens, Reis, Reiss, Meins, Leins, Ris

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Reins Family Origin

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Reins Family Occupations

What did your Reins ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reins occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Reins's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reins family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reins.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Reins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Reins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reins 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 811 immigration records available for the last name Reins. 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 Reins. For the veterans among your Reins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reins Life Expectancy

What is the average Reins lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Reins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Reins in 1959 was 65, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reins 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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