Riddel Family History

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Riddel Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant spelling of Riddell.

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


Similar surnames: Riddell, Readel, Ridgely, Liddell, Waddel, Risden, Briddell, Gidden

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Riddel Family Origin

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Riddel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Servant

    19%
  • Bookeeper

    6%
  • Brass Finisher

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Servant and Bookeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riddel. A less common occupation for the Riddel family was Brass Finisher. The most common Riddel occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Riddel's were Farmers.

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Riddel Historical Records

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Riddel Life Expectancy

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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