Regas Family History

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Regas Name Meaning

Greek: variant of Riga. Catalan (Regàs): habitational name from any of numerous places called Regàs, derived from Catalan rec ‘irrigation channel’. German (Frisian): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ribas, Rego, Regis, Vegas, Rosas, Rivas, Reis, Beas, Rees, Rodas

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Regas Family Origin

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Regas Family Occupations

What did your Regas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Labourer and Dressmaker (graduate) were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Regas. 34% of Regas men worked as an Agricultural Labourer and 34% of Regas women worked as a Dressmaker (graduate). Some less common occupations for Americans named Regas were Shipping Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Agricultural Labourer
    34%
  • Director Of Public Companion (retired)
    17%
  • Journalist News literary Work Translation (french greek)
    17%
  • Shipping Clerk
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Dressmaker (graduate)
    34%
  • Solicitors Clerk
    34%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Regas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Regas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Regas 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 638 immigration records available for the last name Regas. 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 457 military records available for the last name Regas. For the veterans among your Regas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Regas Life Expectancy

What is the average Regas lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Regas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Regas in 1958 was 60, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Regas

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