Riecke Family History

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Riecke Name Meaning

South German: variant of Rieck 2.

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


Similar surnames: Riecken, Rieke, Ricke, Rieck, Riek, Riedle, Rische, Rieken, Fricke

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Riecke Family Origin

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Riecke Family Occupations

What did your Riecke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Riecke family was Artist. The most common Riecke occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 16% of Riecke's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Farmer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riecke.

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  • Carpenter

    16%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Stone Mason

    11%
  • Artist

    5%

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

Riecke Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Riecke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riecke 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Riecke. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Riecke. For the veterans among your Riecke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riecke Life Expectancy

What is the average Riecke lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Riecke life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Riecke in 1962 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riecke

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riecke 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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