Riddington Family History

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Riddington Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Riddington Family Origin

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Riddington Family Occupations

What did your Riddington ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Frame Work Knitter

    6%
  • Framework Knitter

    6%
  • Labourer

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Riddington family was Labourer. Farmer, Frame Work Knitter and Framework Knitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riddington. The most common Riddington occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Riddington's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Riddington | Data not to scale

Riddington Historical Records

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Riddington Life Expectancy

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Famous Riddington Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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