Reighard Family History

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Reighard Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of German Reichard.

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

Similar surnames: Reinhard, Reichardt, Reichart, Reckard, Reichard, Reinhart, Erhard

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Reighard Family Origin

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Reighard Family Occupations

What did your Reighard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reighard family was At Home. Farmer, Laborer and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reighard. The most common Reighard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Reighard's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeps House

  • At Home


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Reighard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reighard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reighard 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reighard. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Reighard. For the veterans among your Reighard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reighard Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Reighard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Reighard in 1954 was 63, and 81 in 2004.

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