Rivenburg Family History

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Rivenburg Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Reifenberg (see Rifenburg).

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

Similar surnames: Rivenburgh, Rifenburg, Rivenbark, Ridenour, Isenberg, Hillenburg

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Rivenburg Family Origin

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Rivenburg Family Occupations

What did your Rivenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rivenburg. The most common Rivenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rivenburg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rivenburg family was Brick Mason.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer

  • Brick Mason


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rivenburg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rivenburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rivenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rivenburg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 108 immigration records available for the last name Rivenburg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 480 military records available for the last name Rivenburg. For the veterans among your Rivenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rivenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Rivenburg lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rivenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rivenburg in 1958 was 70, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rivenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rivenburg ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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