Reinwald Family History

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Reinwald Name Meaning

North German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ragin ‘counsel’ + wald ‘rule’.

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

Similar surnames: Reinhold, Reinbold, Renaud, Ewald, Rinaldo, Reynold, Heinold, Reynard

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Reinwald Family Origin

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Reinwald Family Occupations

What did your Reinwald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reinwald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Reinwald's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reinwald family was Body Maker. Farmer, Blacksmith and Blk. Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reinwald.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Blk. Smith

  • Body Maker


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

Reinwald Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Reinwald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reinwald 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 598 immigration records available for the last name Reinwald. 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 Reinwald. For the veterans among your Reinwald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reinwald Life Expectancy

What is the average Reinwald lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Reinwald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Reinwald in 1962 was 71, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reinwald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reinwald 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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