Rentschler Family History

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Rentschler Name Meaning

South German: nickname for a careless or carefree person, probably from an agent derivative of Middle High German rensen ‘to stretch or swing one’s limbs’.

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


Similar surnames: Deuschle, Tritschler, Mutschler, Mescher, Kretschmer, Drescher

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Rentschler Family Origin

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Rentschler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Baker

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rentschler family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rentschler. The most common Rentschler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Rentschler's were Farmers.

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Rentschler Historical Records

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Rentschler Life Expectancy

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