Ridler Family History

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Ridler Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a sifter of flour and meal, from an agent derivative of Middle English rid(e)len ‘to sift’ (from Old English hriddel ‘sieve’). German: topographic name from Bavarian Ridel ‘hill’. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Riedler, a variant of Rieder or Riedel.

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

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Ridler Family Origin

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Ridler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Bar Keepere

    4%
  • Boat Builder

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ridler family was Boat Builder. The most common Ridler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Ridler's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Bar Keepere were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ridler.

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Ridler Historical Records

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Ridler Life Expectancy

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