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Rickelman Name Meaning

German (Rickelmann): elaborated form of Rickel 3 + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Michelman, Hinkelman, Deckelman, Dickman, Fackelman, Eckelman

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Rickelman Family Origin

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Rickelman Family Occupations

What did your Rickelman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rickelman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rickelman's were Farmers. Farmer and Speculator were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rickelman.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Speculator

    50%

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

Rickelman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rickelman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rickelman 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 Rickelman. 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 Rickelman. For the veterans among your Rickelman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rickelman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rickelman lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Rickelman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Rickelman in 1961 was 67, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rickelman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rickelman 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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