History of your Surname
Get access to Rengard family records.Start a free trial

Rengard Family History

Rengard Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Engard, Rennard, Renard, Reynard, Legard, Bongard, Wingard, Newgard

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Rengard family from?

You can see how Rengard families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rengard family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Rengard families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Rengard family living in Alabama. This was 100% of all the recorded Rengard's in USA. Alabama had the highest population of Rengard families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rengard surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rengard ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Rengard. 100% of Rengard women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

View Census Data for Rengard | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

England shown, United States data unavailable

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Rengard family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 48 census records available for the last name Rengard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rengard census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Rengard

Passenger Lists

There are 24 immigration records available for the last name Rengard. 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.

View all Rengard immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Rengard. For the veterans among your Rengard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Rengard military records

You've only scratched the surface of Rengard family history

Discover More

What is the average Rengard lifespan?

Between 1974 and 1985, in the United States, Rengard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rengard in 1974 was 78, and 84 in 1985.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rengard

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Rengard family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Rengard last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial