Reas Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Ries, Riess.

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


Similar surnames: Reis, Ras, Treas, Ream, Real, Neas, Rees, Keas, Teas, Leas

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Reas Family Origin

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Reas Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Farming

    16%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reas. The most common Reas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Reas's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reas family was Laborer.

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Reas Historical Records

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Reas Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Reas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Reas in 1949 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reas

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