Richters Family History

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Richters Name Meaning

German (North Rhineland): patronymic form of Richter.

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

Similar surnames: Richter, Wichers, Rickers, Riggers, Reckers, Dichter, Michaels

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Richters Family Origin

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Richters Family Occupations

What did your Richters ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hosiery Forewoman was the top reported job for people in the UK named Richters.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Hosiery Forewoman

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Richters Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Richters. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Richters 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Richters. 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 640 military records available for the last name Richters. For the veterans among your Richters ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Richters Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Richters life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Richters in 1956 was 83, and 86 in 2004.

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