Ream Name Meaning

Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Riehm or Röhm (see Roehm).

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


Similar surnames: Real, Deam, Beam, Reas, Rehm, Roam, Teem, Ramm, Gean, Cram

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Ream Family Origin

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Ream Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Butcher Employing 1 Boy

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Butcher Employing 1 Boy and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ream. A less common occupation for the Ream family was Carpenter & Joiner. The most common Ream occupation in the UK was Farmer. 18% of Ream's were Farmers.

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Ream Historical Records

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Ream Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Ream life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ream in 1942 was 35, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ream

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