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Rierson Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Swedish Reierson or Dutch Ryersen (see Ryerson).

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


Similar surnames: Ryerson, Riessen, Person, Pierson, Reierson, Reason, Giberson

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Rierson Family Origin

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Rierson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    2%
  • Brick Manufacturer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rierson. The most common Rierson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Rierson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rierson family was Brick Manufacturer.

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Rierson Historical Records

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Rierson Life Expectancy

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Famous Rierson Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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