Ringwald Family History

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Ringwald Name Meaning

from the personal name Ringolt, Ringwalt. habitational name from Ringwalde in Silesia.

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


Similar surnames: Ringwood, Ringold, Ringland, Ringstad, Rodewald, Ringdahl, Dingwall

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Ringwald Family Origin

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Ringwald Family Occupations

What did your Ringwald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ringwald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Ringwald's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ringwald family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringwald.

View Census data for Ringwald | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cigar Maker

    7%

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

Ringwald Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ringwald. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ringwald 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 Ringwald. 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 Ringwald. For the veterans among your Ringwald ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ringwald Life Expectancy

What is the average Ringwald lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Ringwald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ringwald in 1957 was 43, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ringwald

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ringwald 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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