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Reefer Name Meaning

Possibly a derivative of North German Reef ‘rope’, denoting a ropemaker.

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


Similar surnames: Reever, Reifer, Reder, Reef, Reuter, Reeser, Reider, Reeher, Reeter

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Reefer Family Origin

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Reefer Family Occupations

What did your Reefer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reefer. A less common occupation for the Reefer family was Laborer. The most common Reefer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Reefer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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Reefer Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Reefer ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Reefer Life Expectancy

What is the average Reefer lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, Reefer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Reefer in 1958 was 54, and 52 in 2004.

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