Riffle Family History

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Riffle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Riffel or of the Swiss German family names Rüfle, Ruefli, Rüfli, or Rüeffli, all from pet forms of Rudolf.

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


Similar surnames: Biffle, Riffe, Riff, Riffel, Rife, Riegle, Rittle, Rickle, Wible

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Riffle Family Origin

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Riffle Family Occupations

What did your Riffle ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riffle. The most common Riffle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Riffle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Riffle family was Carpenter.

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Riffle Historical Records

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Riffle Life Expectancy

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Famous Riffle Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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