Rinkel Family History

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Rinkel Name Meaning

metonymic occupational name for a buckle maker, from a diminutive of Middle High German rinke ‘buckle’, ‘clasp’. variant of Ringel.

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


Similar surnames: Rinker, Ringel, Dinkel, Finkel, Winkel, Zirkel, Zindel, Rinner

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Rinkel Family Origin

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Rinkel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Stone Mason

    6%
  • Barber

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rinkel. The most common Rinkel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Rinkel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rinkel family was Barber.

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Rinkel Historical Records

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Rinkel Life Expectancy

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