Rennert Family History

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Rennert Name Meaning

North German: from the personal name Reinhard (see Reinhardt). Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained, possibly an adoption of the German name (see 1).

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

Similar surnames: Reinert, Lennert, Kenner, Brenner, Penner, Reiner, Renner, Fenner

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Rennert Family Origin

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Rennert Family Occupations

What did your Rennert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rennert occupation in the USA was Saloon Keeper. 12% of Rennert's were Saloon Keepers. A less common occupation for the Rennert family was Dressmaking. Saloon Keeper, Carpenter and Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rennert.

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  • Saloon Keeper

  • Carpenter

  • Cutter

  • Dressmaking


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

Rennert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rennert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rennert 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rennert. 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 980 military records available for the last name Rennert. For the veterans among your Rennert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rennert Life Expectancy

What is the average Rennert lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Rennert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rennert in 1959 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rennert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rennert 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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