Risi Family History

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Risi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Riso. Some bearers of the name in the U.S. were originally from St. Gallen, a canton in the German-speaking part of Switzerland; in some cases, therefore, the surname may be an altered spelling of Swiss German Rissi, which is probably a variant of Riss or Risse.

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

Similar surnames: Ris, Rosi, Rish, Riss, Rini, Gisi, Lisi, Riso, Ruisi, Bise

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Risi Family Origin

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Risi Family Occupations

What did your Risi ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Risi.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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Risi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Risi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Risi 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

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Draft Card

There are 497 military records available for the last name Risi. For the veterans among your Risi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Risi Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Risi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Risi in 1963 was 70, and 61 in 2004.

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