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Renken Name Meaning

German: derivative of Renk in either of its senses.

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


Similar surnames: Menken, Henken, Renner, Rinker, Renker, Render, Becken, Grenke, Renko

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Renken Family Origin

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Renken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%
  • Drug Merchant

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Renken family was Drug Merchant. The most common Renken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Renken's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Renken.

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Renken Historical Records

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Renken Life Expectancy

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