Reams Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Reames.

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


Similar surnames: Beams, Beans, Rans, Yeats, Ramm, Rease, Meads, Pears, Veals, Rees

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Reams Family Origin

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Reams Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayer

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Wheelwright

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Reams family was Wheelwright. The most common Reams occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 40% of Reams's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reams.

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Reams Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Reams life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Reams in 1943 was 32, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reams

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