Reeck Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Reecke, near Lübeck or Reken, Westphalia. Dutch and Belgian (van den Reeck): habitational name for someone from places called Reek or Overreke, in Liège, Ghent, and North Brabant. It may also denote someone from Recq in Hainault.

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

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Reeck Family Origin

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Reeck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Laborer On R. R.

    20%
  • Segar Maker

    20%

In 1880, farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer On R. R. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reeck. A less common occupation for the Reeck family was Segar Maker. The most common Reeck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Reeck's were Farmers.

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Reeck Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Reeck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reeck in 1956 was 22, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reeck

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