Riskin Family History

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Riskin Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the female personal name Riske, a Yiddish pet form derived from the full form Rivke (see Rebecca).

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

Similar surnames: Raskin, Rifkin, Ruskin, Itkin, Miskin, Mirkin, Witkin, Peskin, Dinkin

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Riskin Family Origin

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Riskin Family Occupations

What did your Riskin ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Riskin.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Riskin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Riskin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Riskin 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 765 immigration records available for the last name Riskin. 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 235 military records available for the last name Riskin. For the veterans among your Riskin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Riskin Life Expectancy

What is the average Riskin lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Riskin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Riskin in 1958 was 74, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Riskin 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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