Redlich Family History

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Redlich Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a responsible or honest person, from Middle High German redelich ‘upright’, ‘honest’ (an adjective derived from Old High German reda ‘justification’, ‘account’), modern German redlich. As a Jewish surname it is mainly ornamental.

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

Similar surnames: Freilich, Reich, Heimlich, Greulich, Weidlich, Belich, Gerlich

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Redlich Family Origin

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Redlich Family Occupations

What did your Redlich ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Redlich occupation in the USA was 2nd Hand Furniture. 9% of Redlich's were 2nd Hand Furnitures. 2nd Hand Furniture, Clothing Merchant and Cuffing And Tucking were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Redlich. A less common occupation for the Redlich family was Doctor.

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  • 2nd Hand Furniture

  • Clothing Merchant

  • Cuffing And Tucking

  • Doctor


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

Redlich Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Redlich. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Redlich 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Redlich. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Redlich. For the veterans among your Redlich ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Redlich Life Expectancy

What is the average Redlich lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Redlich life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Redlich in 1963 was 68, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Redlich

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Redlich 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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