Rhee Family History

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Rhee Name Meaning

Korean: variant of Yi. German: habitational name from a place so named in Westphalia.

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

Similar surnames: Ree, Hee, Rhem, Hees, Rhode, Rike, Dee, Re, Rhew, Chee

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Rhee Family Origin

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Rhee Family Occupations

What did your Rhee ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Civil Servant Wireless and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rhee. 20% of Rhee men worked as a Civil Servant Wireless and 67% of Rhee women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rhee were Produce Merchant and Unpaid Domestic Dutie

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Civil Servant Wireless
  • Draughtsman Civil Service
  • Master Tailor cutter
  • Produce Merchant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Doctors Reception
  • Unpaid Domestic Dutie

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rhee Historical Records

What Rhee family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Rhee Life Expectancy

What is the average Rhee lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, Rhee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Rhee in 1969 was 80, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rhee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rhee 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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