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Readinger Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Riedinger or Redinger.

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


Similar surnames: Reddinger, Reidinger, Dearinger, Ridinger, Bedinger, Eddinger

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Readinger Family Origin

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Readinger Family Occupations

What did your Readinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Beer Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Readinger. A less common occupation for the Readinger family was Butcher. The most common Readinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Readinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Beer Brewer

    7%
  • Butcher

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Readinger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Readinger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Readinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Readinger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Readinger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Readinger. For the veterans among your Readinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Readinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Readinger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Readinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Readinger in 1963 was 83, and 49 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Readinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Readinger 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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