Riden Family History

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Riden Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Compare Ryden.

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


Similar surnames: Rider, Iden, Risden, Olden, Rimes, Rowden, Soden, Haden, Bien, Virden

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Riden Family Origin

Where is the Riden family from?

Riden Family Occupations

What did your Riden ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Blacksmith, Boatman and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riden. The most common Riden occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 6% of Riden's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Riden family was Engine Driver.

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  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Boatman

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Engine Driver

    6%

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

Riden Historical Records

What Riden family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Riden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riden 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 Riden

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Riden. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Riden. For the veterans among your Riden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riden Life Expectancy

What is the average Riden lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Riden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Riden in 1957 was 38, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riden 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.

Famous Riden Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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