Rega Name Meaning

Dutch: from a feminine personal name composed of the elements ragin ‘counsel’ + gard ‘enclosure’. Dutch: from a masculine personal name composed of the elements ric ‘power(ful)’ + wald ‘rule’. The surname may also result from confusion with derivatives of the personal name Richard. Italian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Rego, Reda, Regal, Regan, Reza, Haga, Rada, Seda, Mega, Regas

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Rega Family Origin

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Rega Family Occupations

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  • Arrieras

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Physician

    25%
  • Washing

    25%

In 1880, Arrieras, Laborer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rega. A less common occupation for the Rega family was Washing. The most common Rega occupation in the USA was Arrieras. 25% of Rega's were Arrierass.

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Rega Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Rega life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rega in 1953 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rega

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