Ryden Name Meaning

Swedish (Rydén): ornamental name composed of the place name element ryd ‘woodland clearing’ + the common surname suffix -én, from Latin -enius. OV, LP English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. UK 58, Lancs 15. cf. Riden. Not in RW

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


Similar surnames: Ruden, Roden, Rydeen, Dryden, Bryden, Loden, Boden, Breden, Hyden

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Ryden Family Origin

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Ryden Family Occupations

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  • Cotton Weaver

    13%
  • Baker Employ 1 Man 1 Boy

    6%
  • Bobbin Turner & Farmer Of 1 1/2 Acres

    6%
  • Coach Builder

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ryden family was Coach Builder. The most common Ryden occupation in the UK was Cotton Weaver. 13% of Ryden's were Cotton Weavers. Cotton Weaver, Baker Employ 1 Man 1 Boy and Bobbin Turner & Farmer Of 1 1/2 Acres were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ryden.

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Ryden Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Ryden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ryden in 1950 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryden

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