Reney Family History

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Reney Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Rainey.

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

Similar surnames: Reaney, Raney, Roney, Heney, Ready, Penney, Rener, Seney, Kerney

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Reney Family Origin

Where is the Reney family from?

Reney Family Occupations

What did your Reney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Reney's were Farmers. Farmer, Glasss Cutter and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reney. A less common occupation for the Reney family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Glasss Cutter

  • Grocer

  • Keeping House


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

Reney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reney 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 421 immigration records available for the last name Reney. 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 395 military records available for the last name Reney. For the veterans among your Reney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reney Life Expectancy

What is the average Reney lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Reney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Reney in 1963 was 74, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reney 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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