Renker Family History

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Renker Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name Reinger, composed of the elements ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ + gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’.

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


Similar surnames: Renfer, Recker, Renter, Wenker, Reder, Rinier, Weiker, Rinker, Reker

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Renker Family Origin

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Renker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Baker

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Renker family was Baker. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Renker. The most common Renker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Renker's were Farmers.

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Renker Historical Records

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Renker Life Expectancy

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