Rickenbacker Family History

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Rickenbacker Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Rickenbacher, a habitational name for someone from Rickenbach.

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


Similar surnames: Crickenberger, Ellenbecker, Blankenbaker, Rickenbach, Rinkenberger

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Rickenbacker Family Origin

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Rickenbacker Family Occupations

What did your Rickenbacker ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rickenbacker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Rickenbacker's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rickenbacker. A less common occupation for the Rickenbacker family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Rickenbacker Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rickenbacker ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rickenbacker Life Expectancy

What is the average Rickenbacker lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, Rickenbacker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Rickenbacker in 1957 was 53, and 65 in 2003.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rickenbacker 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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