Rightmyer Family History

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Rightmyer Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Reitmeyer (see Reitmeier).

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


Similar surnames: Rightmire, Righter, Sightler, Eighmey, Risher, Whitmyer, Lighty

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Rightmyer Family Origin

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Rightmyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Fisherman

    6%

In 1880, the most common Rightmyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Rightmyer's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rightmyer. A less common occupation for the Rightmyer family was Fisherman.

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Rightmyer Historical Records

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Rightmyer Life Expectancy

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