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Rideaux Family History

Rideaux Name Meaning
Apparently a variant of French Rideau.

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

4,066 Historical Documents with Rideaux on Ancestry.com
2,440 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
139 Military Records
45 Immigration Records
709 Census and Voter Lists
733 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Rideaux Families

  • Number of Rideaux families
     1
     1
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Rideaux families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Rideaux last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Rideaux census records

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Rideaux Family Origin

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Rideaux Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Rideaux families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Rideaux

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Rideaux Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Rideaux census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Rideaux ancestors, such as occupation.

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Military Service by Rideaux

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