Ristine Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Ristine Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Ristein, probably from Middle Low German ris ‘ream’ (of paper or slate) + stein ‘stone’, a topographic name for someone who lived near an outcrop of slate.

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


Similar surnames: Anstine, Stine, Stone, Redline, Rinne, Austin, Risner, Rising

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ristine Family Origin

Where is the Ristine family from?

Ristine Family Occupations

What did your Ristine ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ristine occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Ristine's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ristine family was Physician. Farmer, Keeping House and Lawyer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ristine.

View Census data for Ristine | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Lawyer

    5%
  • Physician

    5%

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

Ristine Historical Records

What Ristine family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Ristine

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ristine. 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.

View all Ristine immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Ristine military records

You've only scratched the surface of Ristine family history.

Ristine Life Expectancy

What is the average Ristine lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ristine life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ristine in 1963 was 72, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ristine

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ristine 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.

Famous Ristine Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name