Rideaux Family History

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Rideaux Name Meaning

Apparently a variant of French Rideau.

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

Similar surnames: Prideaux, Reaux, Rideau, Comeaux, Thibeaux, Deveaux, Nadeau, Badeau

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Rideaux Family Origin

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Rideaux Family Occupations

What did your Rideaux ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rideaux. 32% of Rideaux men worked as a Farmer and 43% of Rideaux women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rideaux were Salesman and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Laundress
  • Maid

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

Rideaux Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 747 census records available for the last name Rideaux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rideaux 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 53 immigration records available for the last name Rideaux. 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 146 military records available for the last name Rideaux. For the veterans among your Rideaux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rideaux Life Expectancy

What is the average Rideaux lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rideaux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Rideaux in 1963 was 52, and 62 in 2004.

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