Rittel Family History

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Rittel Name Meaning

German: probably from Middle High German riutili, a diminutive of riute ‘(forest) clearing’, hence a topographic name.

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


Similar surnames: Kittel, Mittel, Ritter, Tittel, Bittel, Gitter, Distel, Bitter

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Rittel Family Origin

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Rittel Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    25%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%

In 1880, Laborer, Butcher and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rittel. A less common occupation for the Rittel family was Coal Miner. The most common Rittel occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Rittel's were Laborers.

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Rittel Historical Records

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Rittel Life Expectancy

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