Rycke Family History

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Rycke Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ricke, Rocke, Ryce, Rye, Cocke, Rock, Rake, Race, Dyke, Rocker

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Rycke Family Origin

Where is the Rycke family from?

Rycke Family Occupations

What did your Rycke ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Labor and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rycke. 40% of Rycke men worked as a Labor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Labor
    40%
  • Bus Driver
    20%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Salesman
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    100%

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

Rycke Historical Records

What Rycke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 325 census records available for the last name Rycke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rycke 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 380 immigration records available for the last name Rycke. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 57 military records available for the last name Rycke. For the veterans among your Rycke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rycke Life Expectancy

What is the average Rycke lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rycke ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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