Rieff Name Meaning

German: variant of Rief.

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


Similar surnames: Rief, Riff, Grieff, Riedy, Rueff, Neff, Griff, Riese, Sheff, Ruef

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Rieff Family Origin

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Rieff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farming

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rieff family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rieff. The most common Rieff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Rieff's were Farmers.

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Rieff Historical Records

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Rieff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Rieff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Rieff in 1965 was 75, and 62 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rieff

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