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Reid Life Expectancy

According to our database of 47,073 people with the last name Reid that have a birth and death date listed:

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Most Common Reid First Names

According to our database of 87,002 people with the last name Reid that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • William 4.1%
  • John 4.0%
  • James 3.9%
  • Robert 2.4%
  • Mary 2.2%
  • George 1.9%
  • Reid 1.6%
  • Thomas 1.5%
  • Charles 1.3%
  • Margaret 1.0%
  • David 1.0%
  • Elizabeth 0.8%
  • Joseph 0.8%
  • Henry 0.7%
  • Richard 0.7%
  • Edward 0.6%
  • Alexander 0.6%
  • Walter 0.6%
  • Dorothy 0.5%
  • Annie 0.5%
  • Arthur 0.5%
  • Donald 0.5%
  • Helen 0.5%
  • Frank 0.5%
  • Alice 0.5%
  • Albert 0.4%
  • Catherine 0.4%
  • Ruth 0.4%
  • Florence 0.4%
  • Harry 0.4%
  • Andrew 0.4%
  • Sarah 0.4%
  • Harold 0.4%
  • Jessie 0.3%
  • Anna 0.3%
  • Samuel 0.3%
  • Willie 0.3%
  • Ethel 0.3%
  • Kenneth 0.3%
  • J 0.3%
  • Jane 0.3%
  • Frederick 0.3%
  • Hugh 0.3%
  • Frances 0.3%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Ernest 0.3%
  • Clarence 0.3%
  • Edith 0.3%
  • Alfred 0.3%
  • Francis 0.3%

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