Rickenbacker Family History

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Rickenbacker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Rickenbacher, a habitational name for someone from Rickenbach.

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


Similar surnames: Crickenberger, Ellenbecker, Blankenbaker, Rickenbach, Rinkenberger

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Rickenbacker Family Origin

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Rickenbacker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rickenbacker. The most common Rickenbacker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Rickenbacker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rickenbacker family was Laborer.

Source: Census data for Rickenbacker | Data not to scale

Rickenbacker Historical Records

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Rickenbacker Life Expectancy

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