Rimbey Family History

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Rimbey Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly an altered form of Ramby, an unexplained English family name.

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


Similar surnames: Rigney, Richey, Kimber, Ridley, Kimrey, Rumsey, Robey, Wimpey, Rabey

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Rimbey Family Origin

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Rimbey Family Occupations

What did your Rimbey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rimbey family was Keeping House. Carpenter, Farmer and Fierman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rimbey. The most common Rimbey occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 38% of Rimbey's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    38%
  • Farmer

    38%
  • Fierman

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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

Rimbey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rimbey Life Expectancy

What is the average Rimbey lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Rimbey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Rimbey in 1960 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rimbey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rimbey 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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