Reitmeier Family History

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Reitmeier Name Meaning

in southern Germany, a distinguishing nickname for a tenant farmer (see Meyer) who farmed in a forest clearing (Middle High German riute). in the north, a distinguishing nickname for a tenant farmer who farmed in a reedy location, from Middle Low German ret ‘reed’.

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


Similar surnames: Heitmeyer, Bergmeier, Bredemeier, Tegtmeier, Kreikemeier, Reiter

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Reitmeier Family Origin

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Reitmeier Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    50%
  • Stone Mason

    50%

In 1880, the most common Reitmeier occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 50% of Reitmeier's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker and Stone Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reitmeier.

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Reitmeier Historical Records

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Reitmeier Life Expectancy

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