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Rideout Name Meaning

English: occupational name for an outrider, from Middle English rid(en) ‘to ride’ + out ‘out’, ‘forth’. An outrider (Middle English outridere) was an officer of a sheriff’s court or of a monastery whose duties included riding out to collect dues and supervise manors.

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


Similar surnames: Rider, Rivett, Rimer, Ridenour, Rivet, Ridout, Rout, Brideau

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Rideout Family Origin

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Rideout Family Occupations

What did your Rideout ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rideout family was Labourer. Farmer, Dressmaker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rideout. The most common Rideout occupation in Canada was Farmer. 42% of Rideout's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Dressmaker

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Labourer

    5%

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

Rideout Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rideout Life Expectancy

What is the average Rideout lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rideout life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Rideout in 1944 was 53, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rideout

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rideout 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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