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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


Similar surnames: Reffitt, Riffey, Meffert, Leffert, Reinert, Rembert, Neifert, Bennett

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Reffett Family Origin

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Reffett Family Occupations

What did your Reffett ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Teamster

    14%
  • Works On Farm

    14%

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Reffett Historical Records

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

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Reffett Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Reffett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Reffett in 1959 was 67, and 72 in 2004.

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