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Ryals Family History

Ryals Name Meaning
English: variant of Ryall.

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

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24,746 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,594 Military Records
554 Immigration Records
15,642 Census and Voter Lists
83,466 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Ryals Families

  • Number of Ryals families
     87 - 172
     30 - 86
     1 - 29
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ryals families
     23 - 43
     8 - 22
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Ryals last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Ryals census records

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Ryals Family Origin

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Ryals Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Ryals 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 Ryals

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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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Ryals Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ryals census records

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Ryals Civil War Service Records

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