Reno Family History

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Reno Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Renaud, Renault, or Renouf.

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


Similar surnames: Deno, Rondo, Eno, Rene, Geno, Reny, Renz, Ren, Renew, Reau

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Reno Family Origin

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Reno Family Occupations

What did your Reno ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reno family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reno. The most common Reno occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Reno's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

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

Reno Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reno census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Reno

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Reno. 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 Reno. For the veterans among your Reno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reno Life Expectancy

What is the average Reno lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Reno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reno in 1947 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reno

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reno 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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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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