Riggleman Family History

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Riggleman Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Riegelmann, (see Riegel), a topographic name for a farmer owning a long strip of land or for someone who lived near a watershed or a mountain blocking a valley.

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


Similar surnames: Bridgeman, Randleman, Hegeman, Eshleman, Briggeman, Hillman

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Riggleman Family Origin

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Riggleman Family Occupations

What did your Riggleman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riggleman. The most common Riggleman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Riggleman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Riggleman family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

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Riggleman Historical Records

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

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Riggleman Life Expectancy

What is the average Riggleman lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, Riggleman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Riggleman in 1949 was 34, and 68 in 2004.

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