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Richens Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of the German and Swiss German family name Richen, from a Germanic personal name (see Reich).

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


Similar surnames: Richey, Richer, Richel, Rishell, Ritchey, Ricken, Eichen, Wichers

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Richens Family Origin

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Richens Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    17%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Labourer In Agriculture

    4%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Richens. A less common occupation for the Richens family was Labourer In Agriculture. The most common Richens occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 17% of Richens's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Richens Life Expectancy

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