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Ricken Name Meaning

German: from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names composed with ric ‘power(ful)’. Dutch: perhaps a respelling of Reichen, a patronymic from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with ric ‘powerful’.

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


Similar surnames: Rickel, Recker, Picken, Ficker, Eicke, Dicken, Ripke, Richel, Bricker

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Ricken Family Origin

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Ricken Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeps Restaurant

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Miner

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeps Restaurant and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ricken. The most common Ricken occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Ricken's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ricken family was Miner.

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Ricken Historical Records

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Ricken Life Expectancy

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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