Reider Family History

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Reider Name Meaning

North German form of Reiter 2. German: probably also an occupational name for a bookkeeper, from Middle High German reiter ‘calculator’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from Yiddish dialect reyder ‘chatterer’.

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


Similar surnames: Reidel, Reifer, Reiber, Seider, Reier, Feider, Weider, Reder, Reiser

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Reider Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Reider name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Reider. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    39%

  • Germanic Europe

    18%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    13%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    7%

  • European Jewish

    6%

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Reider Family Origin

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Reider Family Occupations

What did your Reider ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Reider family was Laborer. The most common Reider occupation in the UK was Furr Merchant. 17% of Reider's were Furr Merchants. Furr Merchant, Gen Lab and General Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reider.

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  • Furr Merchant

    17%
  • Gen Lab

    17%
  • General Laborer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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

Reider Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Reider. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reider 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Reider. 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 Reider. For the veterans among your Reider ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reider Life Expectancy

What is the average Reider lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Reider life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Reider in 1941 was 35, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reider

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reider 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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