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Reimann Name Meaning

shortened form of Rheinmann, a regional name denoting someone from Rhineland. from French Reimon (see Raymond). from a pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with a first element from ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’ or ric ‘power(ful)’, ‘rich’.

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


Similar surnames: Rehmann, Redmann, Heimann, Bermann, Heumann, Heilmann, Reitano

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Where is the Reimann family from?

You can see how Reimann families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Reimann family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Reimann families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 49 Reimann families living in New York. This was about 31% of all the recorded Reimann's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Reimann families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Reimann surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Reimann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Reimann. 22% of Reimann men worked as a Farmer and 13% of Reimann women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reimann were Clerk and Clerk.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    22%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Clerk
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    13%
  • Teacher
    13%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Clerk
    9%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Reimann. 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 Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Reimann. For the veterans among your Reimann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Reimann lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Reimann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Reimann in 1949 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

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