Riecken Family History

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Riecken Name Meaning

North German: Low German variant of Reich or patronymic from Rieck 2.

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

Similar surnames: Riecke, Rieken, Recker, Ricken, Rieker, Rieck, Dicker, Siefken

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Riecken Family Origin

Where is the Riecken family from?

Riecken Family Occupations

What did your Riecken ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Shipper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Riecken.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Shipper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Riecken Historical Records

What Riecken family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Riecken. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riecken 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 612 immigration records available for the last name Riecken. 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 312 military records available for the last name Riecken. For the veterans among your Riecken ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riecken Life Expectancy

What is the average Riecken lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Riecken life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Riecken in 1958 was 33, and 83 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riecken

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riecken 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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