Rystrom Family History

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Rystrom Name Meaning

Swedish (Ryström): ornamental name composed of the elements ryd ‘woodland clearing’ + ström ‘river’. OV2

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


Similar surnames: Nystrom, Bystrom, Ekstrom, Renstrom, Westrom, Edstrom, Enstrom

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Rystrom Family Origin

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Rystrom Family Occupations

What did your Rystrom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rystrom. The most common Rystrom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 86% of Rystrom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Painter

    14%

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

Rystrom Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rystrom. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rystrom 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rystrom. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rystrom. For the veterans among your Rystrom ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rystrom Life Expectancy

What is the average Rystrom lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rystrom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Rystrom in 1963 was 84, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rystrom

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rystrom 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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