Ridall Family History

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Ridall Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant spelling of Riddell.

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


Similar surnames: Riddel, Rials, Rendall, Idell, Riddell, Rundall, Rydell, Rial, Royall

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Ridall Family Origin

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Ridall Family Occupations

What did your Ridall ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Carpenter, Dressmaker & Shop Keeper and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ridall. A less common occupation for the Ridall family was Thearical (Actor). The most common Ridall occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 25% of Ridall's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Dressmaker & Shop Keeper

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Thearical (Actor)

    25%

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

Ridall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ridall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ridall 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 141 immigration records available for the last name Ridall. 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 229 military records available for the last name Ridall. For the veterans among your Ridall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ridall Life Expectancy

What is the average Ridall lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Ridall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Ridall in 1952 was 46, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ridall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ridall 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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