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Rensing Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so called near Itzehoe. (Frisian): patronymic from a short form of Germanic compound personal name formed with the initial element ragin.

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


Similar surnames: Lensing, Mensing, Rosing, Lansing, Ronning, Bensing, Reising, Penning

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Rensing Family Origin

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Rensing Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Box Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rensing. The most common Rensing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Rensing's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rensing family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Box Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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Rensing Historical Records

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Rensing Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Rensing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Rensing in 1953 was 75, and 67 in 2004.

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