Ried Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German riet ‘damp, mossy area’, ‘wet land’. from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on rid ‘ride’.

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


Similar surnames: Ries, Riede, Wied, Roed, Rief, Rind, Fried, Lier, Reek, Riewe

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Ried Family Origin

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Ried Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Ag Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ried family was Ag Labourer. Cabinet Maker, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ried. The most common Ried occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 5% of Ried's were Cabinet Makers.

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Ried Historical Records

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Ried Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ried life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ried in 1959 was 43, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ried

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