Riffle Family History

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Riffle Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Riffel or of the Swiss German family names Rüfle, Ruefli, Rüfli, or Rüeffli, all from pet forms of Rudolf.

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


Similar surnames: Biffle, Riffe, Riff, Riffel, Rife, Riegle, Rittle, Rickle, Wible

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Riffle Family Origin

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Riffle Family Occupations

What did your Riffle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Riffle family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riffle. The most common Riffle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Riffle's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Riffle Historical Records

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

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Riffle Life Expectancy

What is the average Riffle lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, Riffle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Riffle in 1943 was 23, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riffle ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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