Riopel Family History

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Riopel Name Meaning

French: variant of Riopelle.

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


Similar surnames: Rippel, Roper, Kimpel, Sippel, Rinkel, Rumpel, Zimpel, Riopelle

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Riopel Family Origin

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Riopel Family Occupations

What did your Riopel ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Riopel family was Boulanger. Cultivateur, Scholar and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riopel. The most common Riopel occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 24% of Riopel's were Cultivateurs.

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  • Cultivateur

    24%
  • Scholar

    20%
  • Servant

    7%
  • Boulanger

    4%

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

Riopel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Riopel Life Expectancy

What is the average Riopel lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Riopel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Riopel in 1960 was 59, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riopel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riopel 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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