Regen Name Meaning

German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name with ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’. German: habitational name from a place called Regen, for example in the Upper Palatinate. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Regen ‘rain’.

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


Similar surnames: Regel, Degen, Leben, Regan, Reger, Rees, Hegel, Remes, Roeger, Rozen

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Regen Family Origin

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Regen Family Occupations

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  • Foundry Labourer

    25%
  • Gentleman

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%
  • Stevedore

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Regen family was Stevedore. Foundry Labourer, Gentleman and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Regen. The most common Regen occupation in the UK was Foundry Labourer. 25% of Regen's were Foundry Labourers.

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Regen Historical Records

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Regen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Regen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Regen in 1964 was 75, and 52 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Regen

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