Reagh Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Riabhach, which MacLysaght describes as an adjectival surname (meaning ‘gray’ or ‘brindled’) that ‘‘took the place of an hereditary one’’. Possibly an altered spelling of German Rech.

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


Similar surnames: Reach, Reath, Creagh, Reap, Rech, Rath, Reigh, Reager, Keagy, Rench

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Reagh Family Origin

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Reagh Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reagh. A less common occupation for the Reagh family was Keeping House. The most common Reagh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Reagh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

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Reagh Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Reagh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Reagh in 1963 was 85, and 74 in 2004.

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