Reth Name Meaning

North German: from a dialect variant of Ried.

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


Similar surnames: Reeh, Feth, Beth, Reh, Kath, Reta, Rueth, Greth, Reath, Meth

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Reth Family Origin

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Reth Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    26%
  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Chemical Works

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Reth family was Chemical Works. The most common Reth occupation in the USA was Laborer. 26% of Reth's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reth.

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Reth Historical Records

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Reth Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Reth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Reth in 1957 was 54, and 95 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reth

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