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Rieves Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps an altered spelling of English Reeves, Hungarian Révész (see Reves), or a variant of German Riewe.

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


Similar surnames: Reves, Reaves, Biever, Riles, Riemer, Rieser, River, Rieken, Aceves

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Rieves Family Origin

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Rieves Family Occupations

What did your Rieves ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rieves occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rieves's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rieves family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rieves.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Rieves Historical Records

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Rieves Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, Rieves life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rieves in 1959 was 55, and 72 in 2004.

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