Rystrom Family History

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Rystrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Ryström): ornamental name composed of the elements ryd ‘woodland clearing’ + ström ‘river’. OV2

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


Similar surnames: Nystrom, Bystrom, Ekstrom, Renstrom, Westrom, Edstrom, Enstrom

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Rystrom Family Origin

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Rystrom Family Occupations

What did your Rystrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rystrom. 44% of Rystrom men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Rystrom women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rystrom were Salesman and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    44%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    14%
  • Salesman
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    50%
  • Bookkeeper
    50%

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

Rystrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rystrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rystrom 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 311 immigration records available for the last name Rystrom. 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 89 military records available for the last name Rystrom. For the veterans among your Rystrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rystrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Rystrom lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rystrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Rystrom in 1963 was 84, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rystrom

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