Rinkenberger Family History

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Rinkenberger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from Rinkenberg in Carinthia, Austria, Ringenberg in Germany, or any of various places in Switzerland called Ringgenberg.

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

Similar surnames: Crickenberger, Lindenberger, Longenberger, Landenberger, Rodenberger

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Rinkenberger Family Origin

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Rinkenberger Family Occupations

What did your Rinkenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rinkenberger. 42% of Rinkenberger men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Rinkenberger women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rinkenberger were Truck Driver and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rinkenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rinkenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rinkenberger 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 64 immigration records available for the last name Rinkenberger. 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 169 military records available for the last name Rinkenberger. For the veterans among your Rinkenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rinkenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Rinkenberger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rinkenberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Rinkenberger in 1963 was 78, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rinkenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rinkenberger 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.

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