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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

What did your Rega ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, 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. Arrieras, Laborer and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rega.

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  • Arrieras

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Physician

    25%
  • Washing

    25%

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Rega Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rega. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rega census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rega. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rega. For the veterans among your Rega ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rega Life Expectancy

What is the average Rega lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rega ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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