Rhees Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Reese.

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


Similar surnames: Rees, Hees, Rhee, Bees, Fees, Remes, Dees, Reeh, Mees, Cheves

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Rhees Family Origin

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Rhees Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Clk. Smithsonian Inst.

    13%
  • Physician

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rhees family was Physician. The most common Rhees occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Rhees's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Clk. Smithsonian Inst. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhees.

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Rhees Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Rhees life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rhees in 1949 was 43, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rhees

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