Riede Family History

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Riede Name Meaning

German: from a popular short form of the personal name Rudolf, or from a Germanic personal name formed with ritan, riden ‘to ride’.

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

Similar surnames: Riedel, Ried, Riewe, Riepe, Riebe, Diede, Radde, Friede, Riege

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Riede Family Origin

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Riede Family Occupations

What did your Riede ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Riede occupation in the USA was Brickmason. 17% of Riede's were Brickmasons. Brickmason, Farmer and Car Repairman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Riede. A less common occupation for the Riede family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Brickmason

  • Farmer

  • Car Repairman

  • Farm Laborer


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

Riede Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Riede. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riede 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 821 immigration records available for the last name Riede. 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 990 military records available for the last name Riede. For the veterans among your Riede ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riede Life Expectancy

What is the average Riede lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Riede life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Riede in 1946 was 52, and 102 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Riede

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riede 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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