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Renner Name Meaning

from an agent derivative of Middle English, Middle High German rennen ‘to run’, hence an occupational name for a messenger, normally a mounted and armed military servant. variant of Rayner 1, Reiner.

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


Similar surnames: Brenner, Fenner, Benner, Denner, Jenner, Render, Penner, Venner

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Renner Family Origin

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Renner Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Renner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Renner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Renner. A less common occupation for the Renner family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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Renner Historical Records

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Renner Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Renner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Renner in 1940 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

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