Rehn Name Meaning

topographic name from a Low German form of standard German Rain ‘edge of a field’, ‘ridge’. from a Germanic personal name based on ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’.

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


Similar surnames: Dehn, Rehr, Rein, Rehm, Behn, Rohn, Rahn, Fehn, Wehr, Prehn

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Rehn Family Origin

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Rehn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Butcher

    7%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rehn family was Laborer. Farmer, Butcher and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rehn. The most common Rehn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Rehn's were Farmers.

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Rehn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Rehn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rehn in 1959 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rehn

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