Ritzenthaler Family History

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Ritzenthaler Name Meaning

German and French (Alsace): habitational name for someone from a place in Alsace named Ritzenthal.

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


Similar surnames: Siegenthaler, Tiefenthaler, Mergenthaler, Schoenthaler, Ritzinger

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Ritzenthaler Family Origin

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Ritzenthaler Family Occupations

What did your Ritzenthaler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cooper and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ritzenthaler. A less common occupation for the Ritzenthaler family was At Home. The most common Ritzenthaler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Ritzenthaler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Retail Grocer

    13%
  • At Home

    7%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ritzenthaler ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ritzenthaler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ritzenthaler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ritzenthaler census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ritzenthaler. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ritzenthaler. For the veterans among your Ritzenthaler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ritzenthaler Life Expectancy

What is the average Ritzenthaler lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Ritzenthaler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ritzenthaler in 1950 was 49, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ritzenthaler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ritzenthaler ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Ritzenthaler Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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