Rhen Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Rehn, a Low German variant of Rain 2.

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


Similar surnames: Ruen, Roen, Rhew, Ren, Then, Rhem, Ryen, Rhee, Shen, Rhea

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Rhen Family Origin

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Rhen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Works At Carpentering

    12%
  • Carriage Maker

    6%
  • Carriage Trimer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Works At Carpentering and Carriage Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhen. A less common occupation for the Rhen family was Carriage Trimer. The most common Rhen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Rhen's were Farmers.

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Rhen Historical Records

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Rhen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Rhen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rhen in 1944 was 23, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rhen

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