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Reagh Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Riabhach, which MacLysaght describes as an adjectival surname (meaning ‘gray’ or ‘brindled’) that ‘‘took the place of an hereditary one’’. Possibly an altered spelling of German Rech.

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


Similar surnames: Reach, Reath, Creagh, Reap, Rech, Rath, Reigh, Reager, Keagy, Rench

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Reagh Family Origin

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Reagh Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Reagh occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Reagh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Reagh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reagh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reagh 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Reagh. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Reagh. For the veterans among your Reagh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reagh Life Expectancy

What is the average Reagh lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Reagh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Reagh in 1963 was 85, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reagh 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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