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Reny Name Meaning

Americanized form of French René (see Rene). Americanized form of Hungarian Rényi, a habitational name for someone from a place called Rény in Pozsony county now in Slovakia.

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


Similar surnames: Rey, Denz, Rene, Ren, Renk, Sens, Meny, Sevy, Rens, Rentz

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Reny Family Origin

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Reny Family Occupations

What did your Reny ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Formerly Shipwright and Iron Laberer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reny. The most common Reny occupation in the UK was Formerly Shipwright. 50% of Reny's were Formerly Shipwrights.

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  • Formerly Shipwright

    50%
  • Iron Laberer

    50%

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

Reny Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reny 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 Reny. 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 Reny. For the veterans among your Reny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reny Life Expectancy

What is the average Reny lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Reny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Reny in 1963 was 68, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reny

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reny 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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