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Reur Family History

Reur Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Reus, Rehr, Reum, Reul, Reuer, Deur, Rear, Reis, Bear, Beer

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Where is the Reur family from?

You can see how Reur families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Reur family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Reur families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Reur family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Reur's in USA. New York had the highest population of Reur families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Reur surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Reur ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Reur ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Census Records

There are 90 census records available for the last name Reur. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reur census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 36 immigration records available for the last name Reur. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3 military records available for the last name Reur. For the veterans among your Reur ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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