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Riddick Name Meaning

English: variant of Reddick .

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


Similar surnames: Roddick, Reddick, Rodick, Liddick, Reddix, Ruddick, Redick, Bendick

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Where is the Riddick family from?

You can see how Riddick families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Riddick family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Riddick families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 36 Riddick families living in North Carolina. This was about 61% of all the recorded Riddick's in USA. North Carolina had the highest population of Riddick families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Riddick surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Riddick ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Riddick. 33% of Riddick men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Riddick women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Riddick were Operator and Laundress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    33%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%
  • Operator
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    17%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Cook
    10%
  • Laundress
    7%
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Census Records

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name Riddick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riddick census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Riddick. 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 Cards

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Riddick. For the veterans among your Riddick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Riddick lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Riddick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Riddick in 1945 was 25, and 70 in 2004.

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