Riedel Family History

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Riedel Name Meaning

pet form of the personal name Riede. variant of the topographic name Ried ‘mossy area’. pet form of a Germanic personal name formed with Middle Low German riden, Middle High German ritan ‘to ride’. Compare Reidel 3.

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


Similar surnames: Riede, Roedel, Redel, Rieder, Riegel, Liedel, Riebel, Riewe, Regel

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Riedel Family Origin

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Riedel Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Riedel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Riedel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Riedel family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riedel.

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Riedel Historical Records

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Riedel Life Expectancy

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