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De Ridder Name Meaning

Dutch (de Ridder): from Middle Dutch riddere, ruddere ‘knight’, ‘rider’, ‘horseman’; a status name for a mounted warrior or messenger.

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

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De Ridder Family Origin

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De Ridder Family Occupations

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  • Bank Cashier

    33%
  • Common Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

In 1880, the most common De Ridder occupation in the USA was Bank Cashier. 33% of De Ridder's were Bank Cashiers. A less common occupation for the De Ridder family was Farmer. Bank Cashier and Common Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by De Ridder.

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De Ridder Life Expectancy

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