Requa Name Meaning

German: variant of Ricward, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements ric ‘power(ful)’ + ward ‘guardian’.

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


Similar surnames: Rega, Reder, Requena, Creque, Reul, Ramus, Renaud, Reum, Renda, Raque

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Requa Family Origin

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Requa Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Lawyer

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Requa. The most common Requa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Requa's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Requa family was Lawyer.

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Requa Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Requa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Requa in 1951 was 30, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Requa

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