Rexing Family History

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Rexing Name Meaning

German: shortened form of Rexinger, a habitational name for someone from a place called Rexingen in Baden-Württemberg.

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

Similar surnames: Repine, Rensing, Eding, Rein, Oeding, Rosing, Hering, Reading, Bering

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Rexing Family Origin

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Rexing Family Occupations

What did your Rexing ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cigar Maker and Lumber Yard were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rexing. A less common occupation for the Rexing family was Retail Grocer. The most common Rexing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rexing's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Lumber Yard

  • Retail Grocer


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

Rexing Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rexing Life Expectancy

What is the average Rexing lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Rexing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rexing in 1961 was 41, and 95 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rexing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rexing 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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