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Rieben Family History

Rieben Name Meaning
variant of Riebe 2.habitational name from any of several places so named in Brandenburg and Pomerania.

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

19,183 Historical Documents with Rieben on Ancestry.com
1,973 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,193 Military Records
223 Immigration Records
1,082 Census and Voter Lists
14,712 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Rieben Families

  • Number of Rieben families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Rieben last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Rieben Family Origin

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Rieben Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Rieben

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Rieben Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Rieben census records

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Military Service by Rieben

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