Rickabaugh Family History

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Rickabaugh Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Rickenbach or Reichenbach.

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


Similar surnames: Limbaugh, Seabaugh, Highbaugh, Redenbaugh, Raudabaugh, Lookabaugh

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Rickabaugh Family Origin

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Rickabaugh Family Occupations

What did your Rickabaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rickabaugh. A less common occupation for the Rickabaugh family was Brakeman On Railroad. The most common Rickabaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Rickabaugh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Brakeman On Railroad

    3%

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Rickabaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rickabaugh Life Expectancy

What is the average Rickabaugh lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rickabaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rickabaugh in 1957 was 58, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rickabaugh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rickabaugh 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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