Reves Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Hungarian Révész, occupational name for a ferryman, révész. Perhaps an altered spelling of Reeves.

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


Similar surnames: Rieves, Reder, Rees, Reaves, Revel, Draves, Neves, Reeves, Remes

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Reves Family Origin

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Reves Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Reves occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Reves's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reves family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reves.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Reves Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Reves life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Reves in 1952 was 54, and 67 in 2004.

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