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Rizk Family History

Rizk Name Meaning
Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic rizq ‘livelihood’, ‘subsistence’ (see the Qur’an 34:15). The combination Rizq Allah means ‘nourishment provided by Allah’.

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

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2,242 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
199 Military Records
803 Immigration Records
942 Census and Voter Lists
795 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Rizk Families

  • Number of Rizk families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Rizk census records

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Rizk Family Origin

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Rizk Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Rizk

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Rizk Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Military Service by Rizk

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