Rinkus Family History

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Rinkus Name Meaning

German (Rhineland) and Dutch: variant of Rink.

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


Similar surnames: Rinks, Rink, Rinke, Pinkus, Links, Rinkel, Rings, Finks, Pinks

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Rinkus Family Origin

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Rinkus Family Occupations

What did your Rinkus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rinkus occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 100% of Rinkus's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

    100%

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

Rinkus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rinkus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rinkus 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rinkus. 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 Rinkus. For the veterans among your Rinkus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rinkus Life Expectancy

What is the average Rinkus lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Rinkus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Rinkus in 1961 was 42, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rinkus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rinkus 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.

Famous Rinkus Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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