Risinger Family History

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Risinger Name Meaning

Swiss and South German: (Alemannic) variant of Reisinger 3. perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Reisinger.

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

Similar surnames: Rising, Frisinger, Rininger, Disinger, Reisinger, Reidinger

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Risinger Family Origin

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Risinger Family Occupations

What did your Risinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Risinger family was Carpenter. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Risinger. The most common Risinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Risinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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Risinger Historical Records

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

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Risinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Risinger lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, Risinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Risinger in 1951 was 55, and 68 in 2004.

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