Reifsteck Family History

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Reifsteck Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a hoop maker or cooper, from Middle High German reifsteck ‘bent or rounded wooden stick’.

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


Similar surnames: Rebstock, Weinstock, Riester, Leister, Binstock, Sengstock, Reiser

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Reifsteck Family Origin

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Reifsteck Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Cooper

    25%
  • Shoe And Boat Maker

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Reifsteck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Reifsteck's were Farmers. Farmer and Cooper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Reifsteck. A less common occupation for the Reifsteck family was Shoe And Boat Maker.

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Reifsteck Historical Records

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Reifsteck Life Expectancy

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