Ryles Family History

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Ryles Name Meaning

English: variant of Ryle.

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

Similar surnames: Gyles, Myles, Pyles, Hyles, Ryley, Lyles, Byles, Riles, Wyles, Eyles

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Ryles Family Origin

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Ryles Family Occupations

What did your Ryles ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ryles. 3% of Ryles men worked as a General Labourer and 49% of Ryles women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ryles were Builders Labourer and Land Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Colliery Hewer
  • Farm Worker
  • Builders Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Farm Worker
  • Land Worker

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

Ryles Historical Records

What Ryles family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Ryles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ryles 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ryles. 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 Ryles. For the veterans among your Ryles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ryles Life Expectancy

What is the average Ryles lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Ryles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ryles in 1941 was 25, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ryles 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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