Riches Family History

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Riches Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Rich 2.

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


Similar surnames: Riche, Richer, Richey, Richins, Michel, Rickey, Rimes, Dickes

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Riches Family Origin

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Riches Family Occupations

What did your Riches ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Riches occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 11% of Riches's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riches. A less common occupation for the Riches family was Annuitant.

View Census data for Riches | Data not to scale

  • Agricultural Labourer

    11%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

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

Riches Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Riches. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riches census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Riches. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Riches. For the veterans among your Riches ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riches Life Expectancy

What is the average Riches lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Riches life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Riches in 1963 was 77, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riches

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riches ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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