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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


Similar surnames: Treiber, Reifer, Reider, Reiter, Reier, Reber, Reiser, Reiher, Reiner

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Reiber Family Origin

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Reiber Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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Reiber Historical Records

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Reiber Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Reiber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reiber in 1945 was 25, and 82 in 2004.

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