Reau Name Meaning

French (Réau): variant of Réal 2 or 3, in the latter case probably referring specifically to Réau in Seine-et-Marne.

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


Similar surnames: Reaux, Real, Reap, Breau, Hau, Rau, Beau, Reay, Meaux, Nau

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Reau Family Origin

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Reau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Machinist

    20%
  • Saloon

    20%
  • Sells Ice & Carpets

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer, Machinist and Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reau. The most common Reau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Reau's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reau family was Sells Ice & Carpets.

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Reau Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Reau life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Reau in 1963 was 85, and 94 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reau

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