Rickett Family History

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Rickett Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Rich 2.

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


Similar surnames: Wickett, Pickett, Rickert, Hackett, Hockett, Duckett, Lockett

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Rickett Family Origin

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Rickett Family Occupations

What did your Rickett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rickett family was Servant. School, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rickett. The most common Rickett occupation in Canada was School. 50% of Rickett's were Schools.

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  • School

    50%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Servant

    17%

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

Rickett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rickett Life Expectancy

What is the average Rickett lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Rickett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Rickett in 1942 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rickett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rickett 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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