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Richwine Name Meaning

From German Reichwein. Richwine is a literal translation of modern German reich ‘rich’ + Wein ‘wine’. The German name, however, is from an old personal name composed of the elements ric ‘power(ful)’ + win ‘friend’.

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


Similar surnames: Richman, Reichwein, Richens, Reichling, Reichlin, Richmond, Schwing

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Richwine Family Origin

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Richwine Family Occupations

What did your Richwine ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Richwine occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Richwine's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Richwine. A less common occupation for the Richwine family was Fence Maker.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Fence Maker

    4%

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

Richwine Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Richwine Life Expectancy

What is the average Richwine lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Richwine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Richwine in 1960 was 53, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Richwine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Richwine 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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