Redish Family History

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Redish Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Reddish. Jewish (from Bohemia; also Redisch): from the Yiddish name for the town Hradišt in Bohemia.

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

Similar surnames: Reddish, Reis, Reiss, Kadish, Reigh, Redick, Regis, Reding, Reish

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Redish Family Origin

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Redish Family Occupations

What did your Redish ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Redish family was Keeping House. The most common Redish occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Redish's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redish.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Coal Miner

  • Keeping House


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

Redish Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Redish Life Expectancy

What is the average Redish lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Redish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Redish in 1961 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redish

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redish 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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