Riner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Reiner.

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


Similar surnames: Rhiner, Ryner, Rainer, Riser, Rizer, Griner, Winer, Rineer, Rines

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Riner Family Origin

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Riner Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riner. A less common occupation for the Riner family was Carpenter. The most common Riner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Riner's were Farmers.

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Riner Historical Records

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Riner Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Riner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Riner in 1946 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riner

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