Reigh Family History

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Reigh Name Meaning

Possibly a variant spelling of English Ray.

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


Similar surnames: Reagh, Daigh, Height, Relph, Leigh, Reith, Bleigh, Reish, Emigh, Reeh

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Reigh Family Origin

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Reigh Family Occupations

What did your Reigh ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Reigh. 30% of Reigh men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Reigh women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Reigh were Farming and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Farming
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    20%
  • Stenographer
    20%
  • Housewife
    15%
  • Housework
    15%

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

Reigh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reigh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reigh 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 410 immigration records available for the last name Reigh. 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 601 military records available for the last name Reigh. For the veterans among your Reigh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reigh Life Expectancy

What is the average Reigh lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Reigh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Reigh in 1950 was 30, and 82 in 2004.

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