Riggleman Family History

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Riggleman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Riegelmann, (see Riegel), a topographic name for a farmer owning a long strip of land or for someone who lived near a watershed or a mountain blocking a valley.

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


Similar surnames: Bridgeman, Randleman, Hegeman, Eshleman, Briggeman, Hillman

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Riggleman Family Origin

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Riggleman Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Riggleman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Riggleman's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riggleman. A less common occupation for the Riggleman family was Laborer.

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Riggleman Historical Records

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Riggleman Life Expectancy

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