Riche Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rich. French: nickname for a rich man or perhaps an ironical name for a pauper, from Old French riche ‘rich’.

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


Similar surnames: Rich, Triche, Richer, Richey, Raiche, Roche, Price, Richie, Ricke

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Riche Family Origin

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Riche Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Merchant

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riche. A less common occupation for the Riche family was Merchant. The most common Riche occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Riche's were Farmers.

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Riche Historical Records

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Riche Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Riche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Riche in 1947 was 60, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riche

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