Rentschler Family History

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Rentschler Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a careless or carefree person, probably from an agent derivative of Middle High German rensen ‘to stretch or swing one’s limbs’.

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


Similar surnames: Deuschle, Tritschler, Mutschler, Mescher, Kretschmer, Drescher

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Rentschler Family Origin

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Rentschler Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Clerk

    25%
  • Painter

    25%

In 1881, Carpenter and Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rentschler. The most common Rentschler occupation in Canada was Carpenter. 50% of Rentschler's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Rentschler family was Painter.

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Rentschler Historical Records

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Rentschler Life Expectancy

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