Rieke Name Meaning

variant spelling of Riecke, itself a variant of Rieck. topographic name from Slavic reka ‘river’.

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


Similar surnames: Riek, Reker, Rieken, Ripke, Riege, Riske, Rike, Riecke, Rieker, Riebe

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Rieke Family Origin

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Rieke Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rieke. A less common occupation for the Rieke family was Baker. The most common Rieke occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Rieke's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Baker

    4%

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Rieke Historical Records

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Rieke Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Rieke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Rieke in 1953 was 43, and 85 in 2004.

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