Rickards Family History

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Rickards Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Rickard.

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


Similar surnames: Richards, Rickard, Vickers, Records, Bickers, Wickers, Ricketts

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Rickards Family Origin

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Rickards Family Occupations

What did your Rickards ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rickards. A less common occupation for the Rickards family was Carpenter. The most common Rickards occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Rickards's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Rickards Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rickards Life Expectancy

What is the average Rickards lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rickards life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Rickards in 1955 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rickards

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rickards 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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