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Reisenauer Name Meaning

German: probably a habitational name for someone from a minor place called Reisenau, or a topographic name for someone living by an overgrown water meadow, from Middle High German ris ‘undergrowth’ + owe ‘water meadow’.

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


Similar surnames: Reisinger, Reisner, Ridenour, Feinauer, Reitnauer, Eisenhauer

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Reisenauer Family Origin

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Reisenauer Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Reisenauer occupation in the USA was Butcher. 33% of Reisenauer's were Butchers. Butcher and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reisenauer. A less common occupation for the Reisenauer family was Stone Mason.

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  • Butcher

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Stone Mason

    33%

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Reisenauer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reisenauer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reisenauer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reisenauer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Reisenauer. For the veterans among your Reisenauer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reisenauer Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Reisenauer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Reisenauer in 1945 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

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