Reitman Family History

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Reitman Name Meaning

German (Reitmann): variant of Reitmeier or Reith 3. Jewish (from Belarus): from the northeastern Yiddish pronunciation of standard Yiddish royt ‘red’ + man ‘man’; a nickname for a person with red hair, or an ornamental name. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Yiddish raytn ‘to ride’ + man ‘man’, most probably an ornamental name.

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


Similar surnames: Roitman, Kreitman, Breitman, Leiman, Leitman, Reisman, Weitman

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Reitman Family Origin

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Reitman Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reitman. The most common Reitman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Reitman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Teamster

    38%

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Reitman Historical Records

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Reitman Life Expectancy

What is the average Reitman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, Reitman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Reitman in 1961 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

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