Riner Family History

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Riner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Reiner.

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


Similar surnames: Rhiner, Ryner, Rainer, Riser, Rizer, Griner, Winer, Rineer, Rines

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Riner Family Origin

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Riner Family Occupations

What did your Riner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riner. A less common occupation for the Riner family was Carpenter. The most common Riner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Riner's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Riner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Riner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riner census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Riner

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Riner. 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 Riner. For the veterans among your Riner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riner Life Expectancy

What is the average Riner lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Riner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Riner in 1946 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riner 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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