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Renew Name Meaning

Anglicized spelling of French Reneau. This is the name of an influential Huguenot family in Cork, Ireland, in the 17th century.

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

Similar surnames: Rene, Agnew, Reder, Benes, Lehew, Rener, Rhew, Lerew, Reine, Renee

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Renew Family Origin

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Renew Family Occupations

What did your Renew ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Renew family was Farming. The most common Renew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Renew's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Renew.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming


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

Renew Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Renew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Renew 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 103 immigration records available for the last name Renew. 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 Renew. For the veterans among your Renew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Renew Life Expectancy

What is the average Renew lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Renew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Renew in 1959 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Renew 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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