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Ritthaler Name Meaning

German: probably a topographic name from Middle High German riet, (ritt) ‘reed’, ‘marsh’ + tal ‘valley’, + the -er suffix denoting an inhabitant.

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


Similar surnames: Thaler, Sittler, Rittman, Mittler, Gitter, Rittner, Bretthauer

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Ritthaler Family Origin

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Ritthaler Family Occupations

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Ritthaler Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Ritthaler Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Ritthaler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ritthaler in 1942 was 38, and 88 in 2004.

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