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Reever Family History

Reever Name Meaning
Possibly an altered form of German Riefer, a patronymic from the personal name Rüef, a reduced form of Rudolf. cf. Reaver. BR: RIEFER. Not in RW, GFB.

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

30,296 Historical Documents with Reever on Ancestry.com
4,380 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
815 Military Records
503 Immigration Records
17,504 Census and Voter Lists
7,094 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Reever Families

  • Number of Reever families
     35 - 68
     12 - 34
     1 - 11
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Reever families
     81 - 160
     28 - 80
     1 - 27
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Reever last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Reever census records

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Reever Family Origin

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Reever Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Reever

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Reever Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Reever census records

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Reever Civil War Service Records

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