Rihn Name Meaning

North German: variant of Rhine.

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


Similar surnames: Kihn, Bihn, Grahn, Prien, Rahe, Ahn, Rinn, Risi, Ruh, Rohn

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Rihn Family Origin

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Rihn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Barber

    7%
  • Clerk In Store

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rihn family was Farm Laborer. The most common Rihn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Rihn's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Clerk In Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rihn.

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Rihn Historical Records

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Rihn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Rihn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rihn in 1960 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rihn

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