Reeb Family History

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Reeb Name Meaning

Dutch and German: from a Germanic pet name, Ripo, Ribo, derived from a compound name formed with ric ‘power’ + berht ‘bright’.

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

Similar surnames: Reel, Reek, Rueb, Ree, Heeb, Reep, Rieb, Reder, Rega, Hees

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Reeb Family Origin

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Reeb Family Occupations

What did your Reeb ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Reeb occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Reeb's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Reeb ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Reeb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Reeb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reeb census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Reeb. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Reeb. For the veterans among your Reeb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reeb Life Expectancy

What is the average Reeb lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Reeb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Reeb in 1950 was 65, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reeb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reeb ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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