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

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  • Coffee House Keeper

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Works In Segar Factory

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Regas occupation in the USA was Coffee House Keeper. 33% of Regas's were Coffee House Keepers. Coffee House Keeper and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Regas. A less common occupation for the Regas family was Works In Segar Factory.

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Between 1958 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Regas

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