Ryner Family History

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Ryner Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Reiner, or possibly of Swiss German Rhyner, a topographic name for someone living by or otherwise connected with the Rhine river. EG

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

Similar surnames: Rhyner, Rayner, Riner, Riser, Wyner, Rymer, Hiner, Reker, Ryder

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Ryner Family Origin

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Ryner Family Occupations

What did your Ryner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ryner family was Artist. The most common Ryner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Ryner's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ryner.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Artist


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ryner ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ryner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ryner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ryner 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 760 immigration records available for the last name Ryner. 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 509 military records available for the last name Ryner. For the veterans among your Ryner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ryner Life Expectancy

What is the average Ryner lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ryner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ryner in 1955 was 53, and 49 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ryner 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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