Rentmeester Family History

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Rentmeester Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational or status name for a bailiff or steward, one whose job it was to receive rents, Middle Dutch rentmeester.

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


Similar surnames: De Meester, Lesmeister, Zinsmeister, Mester, Werkmeister, Meester

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Rentmeester Family Origin

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Rentmeester Family Occupations

What did your Rentmeester ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rentmeester occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Rentmeester's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Rentmeester Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rentmeester. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rentmeester 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rentmeester. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rentmeester. For the veterans among your Rentmeester ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rentmeester Life Expectancy

What is the average Rentmeester lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Rentmeester life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rentmeester in 1948 was 40, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rentmeester

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rentmeester 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.

Famous Rentmeester Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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