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Ritschel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of a personal name formed with Old High German hruod ‘fame’.

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


Similar surnames: Rishel, Pischel, Richel, Rachel, Reichel, Ritchey, Mitschke, Reuscher

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Ritschel Family Origin

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Ritschel Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Ritschel occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 100% of Ritschel's were Carpenters.

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Ritschel Historical Records

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Ritschel Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2003, Ritschel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ritschel in 1958 was 39, and 73 in 2003.

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