Ryder Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Rider. Dutch: occupational name for a mounted warrior or messenger, Middle Dutch rider. DEB

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


Similar surnames: Rider, Reder, Rymer, Rader, Rayder, Ruder, Gryder, Ryer, Ryser

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Ryder Family Origin

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Ryder Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ryder family was Coal Miner. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ryder. The most common Ryder occupation in the UK was Labourer. 4% of Ryder's were Labourers.

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Ryder Historical Records

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Ryder Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Ryder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ryder in 1943 was 35, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryder

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