Richison Family History

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Richison Name Meaning

Apparently a patronymic from Richie or perhaps an altered form of Richar(d)son.

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


Similar surnames: Richeson, Richerson, Ritchison, Rickson, Atchison, Nickson, Ritson

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Richison Family Origin

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Richison Family Occupations

What did your Richison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Richison family was Farmer Son; Going To School. Farmer, Farmer; Going To School and Farmer Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Richison. The most common Richison occupation in Canada was Farmer. 43% of Richison's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farmer; Going To School

    36%
  • Farmer Son

    7%
  • Farmer Son; Going To School

    7%

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

Richison Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Richison Life Expectancy

What is the average Richison lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Richison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Richison in 1962 was 81, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Richison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Richison 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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