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Where is the Ritsema family from?
You can see how Ritsema families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ritsema family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Ritsema families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Ritsema families living in Missouri. This was 100% of all the recorded Ritsema's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Ritsema families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ritsema surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ritsema. 26% of Ritsema men worked as a Laborer and 45% of Ritsema women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ritsema were Plasterer and Sewing Machine Operator.