Reisdorf Family History

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Reisdorf Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of various places called Reisdorf throughout Germany and in Austria. Dutch: habitational name from Reisdorf in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, or possibly from the places mentioned at 1.

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


Similar surnames: Kasdorf, Arensdorf, Bergdorf, Alsdorf, Reisner, Wendorf, Steindorf

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Reisdorf Family Origin

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Reisdorf Family Occupations

What did your Reisdorf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Reisdorf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Reisdorf's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Dealer In Tobacco were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reisdorf. A less common occupation for the Reisdorf family was Fireman.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Dealer In Tobacco

    9%
  • Fireman

    9%

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

Reisdorf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Reisdorf Life Expectancy

What is the average Reisdorf lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Reisdorf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Reisdorf in 1963 was 76, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Reisdorf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reisdorf 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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