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Riesenberg Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived by a big mountain, from Middle High German rise ‘giant’ + berc ‘mountain’.

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

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Riesenberg Family Origin

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Riesenberg Family Occupations

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  • Asst. Enginier

    17%
  • Florist

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, asst. Enginier, Florist and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riesenberg. The most common Riesenberg occupation in the USA was Asst. Enginier. 17% of Riesenberg's were Asst. Enginiers. A less common occupation for the Riesenberg family was Laborer.

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Riesenberg Historical Records

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Riesenberg Life Expectancy

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