Reath Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Scottish Reith or German Rieth.

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


Similar surnames: Reagh, Roath, Creach, Keath, Reith, Bath, Reth, Reach, Redpath, Rath

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Reath Family Origin

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Reath Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Housekeeper

    14%

In 1881, Annuitant, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reath. A less common occupation for the Reath family was Housekeeper. The most common Reath occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 14% of Reath's were Annuitants.

Source: Census data for Reath | Data not to scale

Reath Historical Records

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Reath Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Reath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Reath in 1964 was 82, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reath

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