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Reiber Name Meaning

German: occupational name for an assistant in a bathhouse or a barber’s shop, from an agent derivative of Middle High German riben ‘to rub’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish rayber ‘great eater’, ‘someone who rubs’ (see 1).

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

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Reiber Family Origin

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Reiber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reiber. A less common occupation for the Reiber family was Carpenter. The most common Reiber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Reiber's were Farmers.

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Reiber Life Expectancy

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