Reichow Family History

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Reichow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places called Reichow, Reicho, or Reichau in Silesia, Pomerania, East Prussia, and Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Reicher, Reisch, Rachow, Reach, Eichen, Rech, Beich, Rockow, Reith

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Reichow Family Origin

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Reichow Family Occupations

What did your Reichow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reichow family was Keeping House. The most common Reichow occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Reichow's were Laborers. Laborer, Express Man and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reichow.

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  • Laborer

    43%
  • Express Man

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Reichow ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Reichow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reichow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reichow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Reichow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Reichow. For the veterans among your Reichow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reichow Life Expectancy

What is the average Reichow lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Reichow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Reichow in 1958 was 54, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reichow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reichow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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