Rheinwald Family History

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Rheinwald Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Reinwald, Reinhold, Hegewald, Rosenwald, Reinfeld, Rheingans

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Rheinwald Family Origin

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Rheinwald Family Occupations

What did your Rheinwald ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Business Manager and File Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rheinwald. 25% of Rheinwald men worked as a Business Manager and 50% of Rheinwald women worked as a File Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rheinwald were Timekeeper and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Business Manager
  • Laborer
  • Retail Salesman
  • Timekeeper

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • File Clerk
  • Stenographer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rheinwald Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 251 census records available for the last name Rheinwald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rheinwald 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 62 immigration records available for the last name Rheinwald. 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 188 military records available for the last name Rheinwald. For the veterans among your Rheinwald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rheinwald Life Expectancy

What is the average Rheinwald lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2002, in the United States, Rheinwald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Rheinwald in 1965 was 72, and 74 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rheinwald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rheinwald 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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