Rydman Family History

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Rydman Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the place name element ryd ‘woodland clearing’ + man ‘man’. OV, LP

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

Similar surnames: Ryman, Radman, Edman, Redmann, Rayman, Byman, Rydeen, Fredman, Nyman

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Rydman Family Origin

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Rydman Family Occupations

What did your Rydman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer And Dairy Man, Foreman Of Round House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rydman. A less common occupation for the Rydman family was Ornimental Moulder. The most common Rydman occupation in the USA was Farmer And Dairy Man. 25% of Rydman's were Farmer And Dairy Mans.

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  • Farmer And Dairy Man

  • Foreman Of Round House

  • Laborer

  • Ornimental Moulder


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

Rydman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rydman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rydman 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 431 immigration records available for the last name Rydman. 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 308 military records available for the last name Rydman. For the veterans among your Rydman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rydman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rydman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rydman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Rydman in 1953 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rydman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rydman 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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