Riege Family History

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Riege Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle Low German rige ‘row (of houses)’. habitational name from any of several places so named in Westphalia, Brandenburg, and West Prussia.

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


Similar surnames: Riegel, Riepe, Ridge, Hege, Wege, Riewe, Riebe, Reese, Rieben, Wiese

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Riege Family Origin

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Riege Family Occupations

What did your Riege ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Riege occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Dealer. 50% of Riege's were Dry Goods Dealers. Dry Goods Dealer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Riege.

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  • Dry Goods Dealer

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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Riege Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Riege Life Expectancy

What is the average Riege lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Riege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Riege in 1963 was 77, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riege

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riege 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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