Ryon Family History

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Ryon Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant spelling of Irish Ryan.

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

Similar surnames: Ron, Ryan, Rynn, Ryen, Bryon, Rhyan, Roon, Ryans, Rawn, Rayon

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Ryon Family Origin

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Ryon Family Occupations

What did your Ryon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ryon. A less common occupation for the Ryon family was Miner. The most common Ryon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ryon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Miner


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

Ryon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Ryon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ryon 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ryon. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Ryon. For the veterans among your Ryon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ryon Life Expectancy

What is the average Ryon lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ryon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ryon in 1959 was 41, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ryon 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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