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Rinia Family History

Rinia 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: Rini, Rana, Ring, Gioia, Ranta, Rinne, Rind, Mina, Riera, Risi

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Where is the Rinia family from?

You can see how Rinia families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rinia family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1911. The most Rinia families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 6 Rinia families living in New York. This was about 60% of all the recorded Rinia's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Rinia families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rinia surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rinia ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Rinia. 60% of Rinia men worked as a Laborer.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Florist
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What Rinia family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 57 census records available for the last name Rinia. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rinia census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 43 immigration records available for the last name Rinia. 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 Cards

There are 7 military records available for the last name Rinia. For the veterans among your Rinia ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rinia lifespan?

Between 1970 and 1992, in the United States, Rinia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rinia in 1970 was 59, and 82 in 1992.

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