Reder Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Reader. Dutch: variant of Reeder 2. North German and Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements rad ‘counsel’ + heri ‘army’. North German and Dutch: occupational name for a ship owner or outfitter, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German rad ‘counsel’; ‘provisions’, ‘stock’. North German: habitational name from any of various places named Rieder (earlier Redere) or Reher (earlier Rethere) in northern Germany. Possibly an altered spelling of German Röder (see Roeder).

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


Similar surnames: Rader, Remer, Roder, Redder, Redel, Reber, Reeder, Render, Ruder

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Reder Family Origin

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Reder Family Occupations

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  • Hammerman (Iron)

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%
  • Traveller

    25%
  • Whitesmith

    25%

In 1881, the most common Reder occupation in the UK was Hammerman (Iron). 25% of Reder's were Hammerman (Iron)s. Hammerman (Iron), Tailor and Traveller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reder. A less common occupation for the Reder family was Whitesmith.

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Reder Historical Records

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Reder Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Reder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Reder in 1948 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reder

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