Rieth Name Meaning

German: topographic name from Middle High German riet ‘reed’ or a habitational name from any of several places named with this word.

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


Similar surnames: Riehm, Rueth, Rietz, Ritt, Riera, Riepe, Roth, Rieck, Meth, Koeth

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Rieth Family Origin

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Rieth Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Stone Mason

    7%
  • Baker

    4%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Stone Mason and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rieth. A less common occupation for the Rieth family was Bookkeeper. The most common Rieth occupation in the USA was Farmer. 11% of Rieth's were Farmers.

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Rieth Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Rieth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rieth in 1953 was 69, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rieth

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