Ritger Family History

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Ritger Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German and Dutch Rutger or Rütger, from the personal name Rudiger (see Roger).

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


Similar surnames: Rieger, Riter, Ringer, Ritner, Kriger, Ritter, Rittner, Roeger

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Ritger Family Origin

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Ritger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Wagon Maker

    25%
  • Notion Store

    8%
  • Selling Implements

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Ritger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ritger's were Farmers. Farmer, Wagon Maker and Notion Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ritger. A less common occupation for the Ritger family was Selling Implements.

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Ritger Historical Records

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Ritger Life Expectancy

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