Renick Family History

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Renick Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Scottish Renwick, or a variant spelling of Renicke, a variant of German Reinecke.

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


Similar surnames: Rennick, Redick, Remick, Renck, Rench, Senick, Henrick, Demick

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Renick Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Renick name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Renick. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    47%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    21%

  • Germanic Europe

    7%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    5%

  • Italy

    3%

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Renick Family Origin

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Renick Family Occupations

What did your Renick ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Retail Grocer

    3%

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

Renick Historical Records

What Renick family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Renick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Renick 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 828 immigration records available for the last name Renick. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Renick. For the veterans among your Renick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Renick Life Expectancy

What is the average Renick lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Renick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Renick in 1958 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Renick

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Renick 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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