Riney Family History

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Riney Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Reine.

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

Similar surnames: Rines, Riner, Rabey, Rine, Rhiner, River, Rizer, Riser, Linen, Briney

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Riney Family Origin

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Riney Family Occupations

What did your Riney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riney. The most common Riney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Riney's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Riney family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Riney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Riney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riney 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 505 immigration records available for the last name Riney. 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 Riney. For the veterans among your Riney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riney Life Expectancy

What is the average Riney lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Riney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Riney in 1945 was 25, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riney 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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