Rink Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant of Ring 1. German: metonymic occupational name for a buckle maker, from Middle High German rinke ‘buckle’, ‘clasp’.

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


Similar surnames: Ring, Rind, Rank, Sink, Rinkel, Pink, Zink, Mink, Rock, Rinker

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Rink Family Origin

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Rink Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Butcher

    2%

In 1880, the most common Rink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Rink's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rink family was Butcher. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rink.

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Rink Historical Records

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Rink Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Rink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rink in 1950 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rink

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