Riskin Family History

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Riskin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the female personal name Riske, a Yiddish pet form derived from the full form Rivke (see Rebecca).

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


Similar surnames: Raskin, Rifkin, Ruskin, Itkin, Miskin, Mirkin, Witkin, Peskin, Dinkin

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Riskin Family Origin

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Riskin Family Occupations

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  • Bakery & Confectionery

    100%

In 1880, the most common Riskin occupation in the USA was Bakery & Confectionery. 100% of Riskin's were Bakery & Confectionerys.

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Riskin Historical Records

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Riskin Life Expectancy

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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