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Ringstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of about twenty farmsteads named in Old Norse as Ringsstaðir, from the personal name Ringr, meaning ‘ring’, + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Rongstad, Rogstad, Finstad, Ramstad, Trygstad, Skogstad, Hunstad

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Ringstad Family Origin

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Ringstad Family Occupations

What did your Ringstad ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ringstad family was Retired From Business. The most common Ringstad occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 25% of Ringstad's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringstad.

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  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Farming

    25%
  • Retired From Business

    25%

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Ringstad Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ringstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Ringstad lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ringstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Ringstad in 1943 was 43, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ringstad

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ringstad 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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