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Rising Name Meaning

Swiss and South German: variant of Risinger. perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Reising, or from an unexplained stem riese.

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


Similar surnames: Riling, Reising, Risinger, Brining, Rosing, Risi, Rosine, Eiring

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Rising Family Origin

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Rising Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Cabinet Maker

    5%
  • Farmer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rising family was Farmer. Agricultural Labourer, Annuitant and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rising. The most common Rising occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Rising's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Rising Historical Records

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Rising Life Expectancy

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Famous Rising Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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