Ried Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German riet ‘damp, mossy area’, ‘wet land’. from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on rid ‘ride’.

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


Similar surnames: Ries, Riede, Wied, Roed, Rief, Rind, Fried, Lier, Reek, Riewe

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Ried Family Origin

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Ried Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ried. A less common occupation for the Ried family was Keeping House. The most common Ried occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Ried's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Ried Historical Records

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Ried Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Ried life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ried in 1959 was 43, and 87 in 2004.

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