Reno Family History

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Reno Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Renaud, Renault, or Renouf.

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

Similar surnames: Deno, Rondo, Eno, Rene, Geno, Reny, Renz, Ren, Renew, Reau

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Reno Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Reno name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Reno. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Reno Family Origin

Where is the Reno family from?

Reno Family Occupations

What did your Reno ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Linguist And Translator (Lab Serv) and Shopkeeper Fancy Repository were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reno. The most common Reno occupation in the UK was Linguist And Translator (Lab Serv). 50% of Reno's were Linguist And Translator (Lab Serv)s.

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  • Linguist And Translator (Lab Serv)

  • Shopkeeper Fancy Repository


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

Reno Historical Records

What Reno family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 34,000 census records available for the last name Reno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reno 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Reno. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Reno. For the veterans among your Reno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reno Life Expectancy

What is the average Reno lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Reno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reno in 1947 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reno

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reno 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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