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Where is the Rivas family from?
You can see how Rivas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rivas family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Rivas families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 5 Rivas families living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Rivas's in USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Rivas families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rivas surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Rivas. 37% of Rivas men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Rivas women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rivas were Farm Laborer and Laundress. .