Rither Family History

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Rither Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Bither, Fisher, Risher, Esther, Gitter, Witcher, Pitcher, Mitter

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Rither Family Origin

Where is the Rither family from?

Rither Family Occupations

What did your Rither ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rither. The most common Rither occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rither's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rither family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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

Rither Historical Records

What Rither family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rither. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rither 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 Rither

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rither. 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 Rither. For the veterans among your Rither ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rither Life Expectancy

What is the average Rither lifespan?

Between 1974 and 2004, in the United States, Rither life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Rither in 1974 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rither

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rither 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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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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