Rieckhoff Family History

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Rieckhoff Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a farm so named in Westphalia, from either a local topographic term rik ‘swamp water’, or a distinguishing name from Rieck 2 + hof(f) ‘farm(yard)’.

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


Similar surnames: Dieckhoff, Eickhoff, Eckhoff, Brockhoff, Kerkhoff, Niehoff, Neuhoff

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Rieckhoff Family Origin

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Rieckhoff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%
  • Barber

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rieckhoff family was Barber. The most common Rieckhoff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Rieckhoff's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rieckhoff.

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Rieckhoff Historical Records

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Rieckhoff Life Expectancy

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