Reen Family History

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Reen Name Meaning

Irish (western County Cork, Roscommon): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Rinn ‘descendant of Rinn’ (see Wren).

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

Similar surnames: Breen, Ruen, Green, Keef, Gean, Kneen, Reek, Reel, Ren, Regen

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Reen Family Origin

Where is the Reen family from?

Reen Family Occupations

What did your Reen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reen. The most common Reen occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Reen's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Reen family was Keeps House.

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  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeps House


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

Reen Historical Records

What Reen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Reen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reen 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Reen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Reen. For the veterans among your Reen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reen Life Expectancy

What is the average Reen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Reen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Reen in 1956 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reen 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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