Reisz Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a pet form of one of the Germanic compound names formed with ragin ‘counsel’ as the first element. Jewish (from Hungary): Hungarian spelling of Reis.

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


Similar surnames: Reitz, Reis, Reiss, Weisz, Weiss, Ris, Reiff, Risi, Reil, Reise

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Reisz Family Origin

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Reisz Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    14%
  • Butcher

    14%
  • Cooper

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

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In 1880, the most common Reisz occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 14% of Reisz's were Blacksmiths. Blacksmith, Butcher and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reisz. A less common occupation for the Reisz family was Farmer.

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Reisz Historical Records

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Reisz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Reisz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Reisz in 1962 was 61, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reisz

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