Rentschler Family History

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Rentschler Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a careless or carefree person, probably from an agent derivative of Middle High German rensen ‘to stretch or swing one’s limbs’.

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


Similar surnames: Deuschle, Tritschler, Mutschler, Mescher, Kretschmer, Drescher

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Rentschler Family Origin

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Rentschler Family Occupations

What did your Rentschler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rentschler family was Blacksmith. The most common Rentschler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Rentschler's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rentschler.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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

Rentschler Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rentschler ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rentschler Life Expectancy

What is the average Rentschler lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Rentschler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Rentschler in 1949 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

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