Ringeisen Family History

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Ringeisen Name Meaning

German: from a compound of Low German ringen ‘to circle’ + Eisen ‘iron’, probably a journeyman’s nickname for a smith who made ring bolts, or perhaps an unflattering occupational name for a forger, from Middle High German ringe ‘small’, ‘little’ (in quality) + isan ‘iron’.

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


Similar surnames: Findeisen, Danzeisen, Geiser, Leisen, Rindels, Ringler, Ringen

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Ringeisen Family Origin

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Ringeisen Family Occupations

What did your Ringeisen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ringeisen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Ringeisen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ringeisen family was Restorant. Farmer, Farmer Gardner and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringeisen.

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farmer Gardner

    7%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Restorant

    7%

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

Ringeisen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ringeisen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ringeisen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ringeisen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ringeisen. For the veterans among your Ringeisen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ringeisen Life Expectancy

What is the average Ringeisen lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Ringeisen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ringeisen in 1941 was 35, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ringeisen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ringeisen 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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