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Rittinger Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from the Bavarian word Ritten ‘steep mountain slope’ (see Rittner 1).

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


Similar surnames: Rittner, Kittinger, Pittinger, Hittinger, Gittinger, Ritzinger

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Rittinger Family Origin

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Rittinger Family Occupations

What did your Rittinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Shoemaker and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rittinger. A less common occupation for the Rittinger family was Car Builder. The most common Rittinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Rittinger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    11%
  • Bookkeeper

    6%
  • Car Builder

    6%

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Rittinger Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rittinger ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Rittinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Rittinger lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, Rittinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rittinger in 1945 was 27, and 96 in 2004.

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