Renslow Family History

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Renslow Name Meaning

Perhaps an altered spelling of German Renzle, from a pet form of Rentz.

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


Similar surnames: Kinslow, Frensley, Jenson, Renko, Ristow, Reason, Manilow, Rensel

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Renslow Family Origin

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Renslow Family Occupations

What did your Renslow ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Renslow. 17% of Renslow men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Renslow women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Renslow were Mounter and House Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Coal Miner
    7%
  • Mounter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Maid
    13%
  • House Keeper
    7%
  • House Maid
    7%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Renslow Historical Records

What Renslow family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Renslow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Renslow 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 34 immigration records available for the last name Renslow. 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 253 military records available for the last name Renslow. For the veterans among your Renslow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Renslow Life Expectancy

What is the average Renslow lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Renslow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Renslow in 1946 was 72, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Renslow

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