Riedesel Family History

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Riedesel Name Meaning

German: as yet unexplained. This is the name of a noble family of Hesse.

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


Similar surnames: Riedel, Riederer, Giesel, Reinsel, Redel, Riegel, Wiesel, Roedel

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Riedesel Family Origin

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Riedesel Family Occupations

What did your Riedesel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riedesel. A less common occupation for the Riedesel family was Leather Salesman. The most common Riedesel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Riedesel's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Leather Salesman

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Riedesel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Riedesel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riedesel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Riedesel. 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 Riedesel. For the veterans among your Riedesel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riedesel Life Expectancy

What is the average Riedesel lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Riedesel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Riedesel in 1962 was 58, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riedesel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riedesel 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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