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Riddles Family Origin

Where is the Riddles family from?

Riddles Family Occupations

What did your Riddles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Riddles family was Mariner. Agricultural Labourer, Bricklayers Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riddles. The most common Riddles occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 7% of Riddles's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Bricklayers Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • Mariner


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

Riddles Historical Records

What Riddles family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Riddles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riddles census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Riddles

Passenger List

There are 290 immigration records available for the last name Riddles. 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 807 military records available for the last name Riddles. For the veterans among your Riddles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riddles Life Expectancy

What is the average Riddles lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Riddles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Riddles in 1961 was 34, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riddles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riddles 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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