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Rieves Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Perhaps an altered spelling of English Reeves, Hungarian Révész (see Reves), or a variant of German Riewe.

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


Similar surnames: Reves, Reaves, Biever, Riles, Riemer, Rieser, River, Rieken, Aceves

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Rieves Family Origin

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Rieves Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rieves. The most common Rieves occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rieves's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rieves family was Keeping House.

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Rieves Life Expectancy

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