Reves Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Hungarian Révész, occupational name for a ferryman, révész. Perhaps an altered spelling of Reeves.

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


Similar surnames: Rieves, Reder, Rees, Reaves, Revel, Draves, Neves, Reeves, Remes

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Reves Family Origin

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Reves Family Occupations

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  • Boulanjer

    11%
  • Clerk

    11%
  • Confesseur

    11%
  • Cult & PÉcheur

    11%

In 1881, Boulanjer, Clerk and Confesseur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reves. The most common Reves occupation in Canada was Boulanjer. 11% of Reves's were Boulanjers. A less common occupation for the Reves family was Cult & PÉcheur.

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Between 1952 and 2004, Reves life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Reves in 1952 was 54, and 67 in 2004.

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