Reiner Family History

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Reiner Name Meaning

French, German, and Dutch: from a personal name formed with the Germanic elements ragin ‘counsel’ + hari, heri ‘army’. German: topographic name for someone living at the edge of a field or wood, from Middle High German rein ‘edge’, ‘embankment’.

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


Similar surnames: Regner, Reifer, Reiser, Reisner, Keiner, Reimer, Reinert, Reiter

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Reiner Family Origin

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Reiner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%
  • Manufacturer

    13%
  • Son

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Reiner family was Son. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reiner. The most common Reiner occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Reiner's were Farmers.

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Reiner Historical Records

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Reiner Life Expectancy

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