Ryden Name Meaning

Swedish (Rydén): ornamental name composed of the place name element ryd ‘woodland clearing’ + the common surname suffix -én, from Latin -enius. OV, LP English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. UK 58, Lancs 15. cf. Riden. Not in RW

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


Similar surnames: Ruden, Roden, Rydeen, Dryden, Bryden, Loden, Boden, Breden, Hyden

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Ryden Family Origin

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Ryden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%

In 1880, the most common Ryden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Ryden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ryden family was Laborer. Farmer, Tailor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ryden.

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Ryden Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Ryden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ryden in 1950 was 40, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryden

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