Reich Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a wealthy or powerful man, from Middle High German rich ‘of noble descent’, ‘powerful’, ‘rich’, German reich ‘rich’. German: from a short form of a personal name containing the Old High German element rihhi ‘power’, ‘might’.

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

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Reich Family Origin

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Reich Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, the most common Reich occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Reich's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reich. A less common occupation for the Reich family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Reich | Data not to scale

Reich Historical Records

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Reich Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Reich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reich in 1945 was 47, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reich

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