Rinn Name Meaning

Irish (Leitrim): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Bhroin ‘son of Bran’, a personal name from bran ‘raven’. Altered spelling of German Rinne.

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


Similar surnames: Finn, Linn, Ring, Ginn, Wrinn, Kinn, Rini, Ronan, Rinne, Rind

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Rinn Family Origin

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Rinn Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    25%
  • Contractor In Coal Mine

    13%
  • Dressmaker

    13%
  • Fireman In Coal Miner

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rinn family was Fireman In Coal Miner. Coal Miner, Contractor In Coal Mine and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rinn. The most common Rinn occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 25% of Rinn's were Coal Miners.

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Rinn Historical Records

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Rinn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Rinn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rinn in 1949 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rinn

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