Risenhoover Family History

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Risenhoover Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Riesenhuber, a distinguishing nickname for a farmer (Huber) who lived by a forest chute or track along which felled trees were transported, Riese (from Middle High German rise ‘channel’).

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


Similar surnames: Risher, Ridlehoover, Isenhower, Eisenhower, Ridenour, Eisenhauer

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Risenhoover Family Origin

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Risenhoover Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Minister (M. E.)

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Risenhoover occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Risenhoover's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Risenhoover family was Minister (M. E.). Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Risenhoover.

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Risenhoover Life Expectancy

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