Reddig Family History

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Reddig Name Meaning

from Middle Low German redik ‘radish’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of radishes. Compare Rettig. variant of Redding 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rettig, Redig, Reddin, Reddix, Redder, Redding, Essig, Reding

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Reddig Family Origin

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Reddig Family Occupations

What did your Reddig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reddig. A less common occupation for the Reddig family was Dry Goods. The most common Reddig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Reddig's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Dry Goods

    7%

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Reddig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Reddig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Reddig 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 Reddig. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Reddig. For the veterans among your Reddig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Reddig Life Expectancy

What is the average Reddig lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Reddig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Reddig in 1963 was 78, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Reddig 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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