Rensink Family History

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Rensink Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch and North German Rensing.

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

Similar surnames: Redding, Renick, Reding, Mensing, Rennick, Ruesink, Bendick, Bennick

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Rensink Family Origin

Where is the Rensink family from?

Rensink Family Occupations

What did your Rensink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rensink family was Tinsmith. The most common Rensink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Rensink's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rensink.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Tinsmith


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

Rensink Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rensink. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rensink 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rensink. 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 Rensink. For the veterans among your Rensink ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rensink Life Expectancy

What is the average Rensink lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Rensink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rensink in 1961 was 63, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rensink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rensink 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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