Richins Family History

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Richins Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Ric, a short form of Richard.

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


Similar surnames: Ricken, Huckins, Nickens, Filkins, Riskin, Riches, Righi, Robins

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Richins Family Origin

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Richins Family Occupations

What did your Richins ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Richins. 13% of Richins men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Richins women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Richins were Helper and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    13%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Helper
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    11%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Maid
    8%
  • Saleslady
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Richins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Richins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Richins 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 298 immigration records available for the last name Richins. 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 734 military records available for the last name Richins. For the veterans among your Richins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Richins Life Expectancy

What is the average Richins lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Richins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Richins in 1962 was 57, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Richins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Richins 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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