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Reffett Name Meaning

Altered spelling of any of various German surnames derived from the Germanic personal name Ricfrid, a compound of ric ‘power(ful)’ + frid- ‘peace’, for example Reffert, Refardt, Reifert, Reifarth, and Riffert. Compare Rayford.

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

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Reffett Family Origin

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Reffett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Teamster

    14%
  • Works On Farm

    14%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reffett family was Works On Farm. Farmer, Laborer and Teamster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reffett. The most common Reffett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Reffett's were Farmers.

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Reffett Life Expectancy

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