Reher Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from places so called near Hamelin and Itzehoe, and in some cases perhaps from Rehe in Hesse or Rehau in Franconia. Altered spelling of Czech Rehor.

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


Similar surnames: Reder, Reker, Rehmer, Rehr, Reyher, Recher, Rehor, Reser, Rehrer

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Reher Family Origin

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Reher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Carpenter

    16%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    11%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reher family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reher. The most common Reher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Reher's were Farmers.

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Reher Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Reher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Reher in 1963 was 57, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reher

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