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Where is the Rife family from?
You can see how Rife families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rife family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Rife families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 32 Rife families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 39% of all the recorded Rife's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Rife families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rife surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rife. 22% of Rife men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Rife women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rife were Truck Driver and Housework.