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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


Similar surnames: Eichenberg, Eisenberg, Rosenberg, Lindenberg, Steenberg, Piepenburg

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Riesenberg Family Origin

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Riesenberg Family Occupations

What did your Riesenberg ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Asst. Enginier

    17%
  • Florist

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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Riesenberg Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Riesenberg ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Riesenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Riesenberg lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, Riesenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Riesenberg in 1962 was 76, and 88 in 2004.

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