Ristau Family History

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Ristau Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places in Pomerania called Ristau or Ristow.

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


Similar surnames: Restad, Littau, Lista, Reistad, Ribas, Mierau, Rister, Kristal

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Ristau Family Origin

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Ristau Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • House Keeping

    20%
  • Keeps House

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ristau family was Laborer. The most common Ristau occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ristau's were Farmers. Farmer, House Keeping and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ristau.

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Ristau Historical Records

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Ristau Life Expectancy

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