Reams Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Reames.

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


Similar surnames: Beams, Beans, Rans, Yeats, Ramm, Rease, Meads, Pears, Veals, Rees

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Reams Family Origin

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Reams Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reams family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reams. The most common Reams occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Reams's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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Reams Historical Records

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Reams Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Reams life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Reams in 1943 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

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