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Ritzel Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of any of several Germanic personal names formed with ric ‘power(ful)’ (see for example Richard, Heinrich, Moritz).

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

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Ritzel Family Origin

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Ritzel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Machinist

    9%
  • Stone Mason

    9%

In 1880, the most common Ritzel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Ritzel's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ritzel. A less common occupation for the Ritzel family was Stone Mason.

Source: Census data for Ritzel | Data not to scale

Ritzel Historical Records

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Ritzel Life Expectancy

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Famous Ritzel Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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