Ringgold Family History

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Ringgold Name Meaning

From German Ringold, altered by folk etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Ringold, Ringrose, Ringo, Mongold, Riggle, Ringle, Reingold, Ingold

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Ringgold Family Origin

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Ringgold Family Occupations

What did your Ringgold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringgold. The most common Ringgold occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Ringgold's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ringgold family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Hand

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Ringgold Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ringgold Life Expectancy

What is the average Ringgold lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Ringgold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ringgold in 1961 was 64, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ringgold

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ringgold 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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