Reath Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Scottish Reith or German Rieth.

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

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Reath Family Origin

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Reath Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reath. The most common Reath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Reath's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reath family was Keeping House.

Source: Census data for Reath | Data not to scale

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Reath Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Reath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Reath in 1964 was 82, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reath

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