Ridder Family History

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Ridder Name Meaning

North German and Dutch form of Ritter.

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

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Ridder Family Origin

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Ridder Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ridder family was Blacksmith. The most common Ridder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Ridder's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ridder.

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Ridder Historical Records

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Ridder Life Expectancy

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