Rhine Name Meaning

German: name from the common river name Rhin. Americanized form of German Rhein.

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


Similar surnames: Rhyne, Rhone, Hine, Raine, Shine, Rinne, Laine, Rine, Rain, Rhiner

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Rhine Family Origin

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Rhine Family Occupations

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  • Seaman

    33%
  • Fisherman

    17%
  • Forestier

    17%
  • Labourer

    17%

In 1881, the most common Rhine occupation in Canada was Seaman. 33% of Rhine's were Seamans. Seaman, Fisherman and Forestier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhine. A less common occupation for the Rhine family was Labourer.

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Rhine Historical Records

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Rhine Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Rhine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rhine in 1943 was 23, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rhine

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