Rebecca Family History

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Rebecca Name Meaning

Italian and Scottish: from the female personal name Rebecca (Hebrew Ribqah).

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


Similar surnames: Rebeck, Racca, Mecca, Ricca, Recla, Rebel, Seneca, Ribera, Reber

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Rebecca Family Origin

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Rebecca Family Occupations

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  • Attends Store

    25%
  • Boarding House

    25%
  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

In 1880, the most common Rebecca occupation in the USA was Attends Store. 25% of Rebecca's were Attends Stores. A less common occupation for the Rebecca family was Keeping House. Attends Store, Boarding House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rebecca.

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Rebecca Historical Records

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Rebecca Life Expectancy

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Famous Rebecca Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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