Regier Family History

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Regier Name Meaning

German: from an Old Prussian name of uncertain origin; it was common in West Prussia.

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

Similar surnames: Regnier, Roeger, Angier, Reier, Reider, Reiber, Reiter, Reuter

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Regier Family Origin

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Regier Family Occupations

What did your Regier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Regier family was Works In Printing Office. The most common Regier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Regier's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Regier.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Works In Printing Office


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Regier ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Regier Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Regier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Regier 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Regier. 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 Regier. For the veterans among your Regier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Regier Life Expectancy

What is the average Regier lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Regier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Regier in 1960 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Regier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Regier 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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