Rivlin Family History

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Rivlin Name Meaning

Jewish (from Belarus): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Rivle, a pet form of Rivke (Yiddish form of Hebrew Rivqah; see Rebecca), with the addition of the Slavic possessive suffix -in.

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


Similar surnames: Rifkin, Havlin, Riskin, Gitlin, Giblin, Ribelin, Ruskin, Siglin

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Rivlin Family Origin

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Rivlin Family Occupations

What did your Rivlin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Comercial Teacher and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rivlin. 10% of Rivlin men worked as a Comercial Teacher and 60% of Rivlin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rivlin were Buyer wharehouseman and Housewife Unpaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Comercial Teacher
    10%
  • Student Medical
    10%
  • Boot shoe Factor
    5%
  • Buyer wharehouseman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    60%
  • Clothing Manufacturer
    10%
  • Commercial Traveller Elastics
    10%
  • Housewife Unpaid
    10%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rivlin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rivlin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rivlin 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 736 immigration records available for the last name Rivlin. 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 118 military records available for the last name Rivlin. For the veterans among your Rivlin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rivlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Rivlin lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Rivlin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Rivlin in 1961 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

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