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

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Rieke Family Origin

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Rieke Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Baker

    4%

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

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Rieke Life Expectancy

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United States

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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rieke

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