Reist Name Meaning

Swiss German: unexplained.

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

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Reist Family Origin

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Reist Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, the most common Reist occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Reist's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reist family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reist.

Source: Census data for Reist | Data not to scale

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Reist Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Reist life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Reist in 1960 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reist

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