Rydberg Family History

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Rydberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the place name element ryd ‘woodland clearing’ + berg ‘mountain’. OV, LP

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


Similar surnames: Ryberg, Renberg, Rodberg, Roberg, Edberg, Rundberg, Rosberg, Hedberg

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Rydberg Family Origin

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Rydberg Family Occupations

What did your Rydberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rydberg family was Grocer. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rydberg. The most common Rydberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rydberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Grocer

    14%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Rydberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rydberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rydberg 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 Rydberg. 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 Rydberg. For the veterans among your Rydberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rydberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Rydberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rydberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rydberg in 1955 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rydberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rydberg 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.

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