Rygh Name Meaning

Norwegian: variant of Rygg.

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


Similar surnames: Rygg, Rugh, Engh, Rugg, Roch, Krugh, Vigh, Ruh, Ryce, Rynn

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Rygh Family Origin

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Rygh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Rygh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Rygh's were Farmers.

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Rygh Historical Records

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Rygh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Rygh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Rygh in 1962 was 78, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rygh

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