Rissmiller Family History

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Rissmiller Name Meaning

Americanized form of North German Rissmüller, or South German Reismüller, a habitational name for someone from a place called Reismühle, literally ‘mill in the bushes’.

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


Similar surnames: Rossmiller, Risler, Kronmiller, Eidemiller, Kitzmiller, Weismiller

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Rissmiller Family Origin

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Rissmiller Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    35%
  • Farmer

    24%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Cooper

    6%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rissmiller. A less common occupation for the Rissmiller family was Cooper. The most common Rissmiller occupation in the USA was Laborer. 35% of Rissmiller's were Laborers.

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Rissmiller Historical Records

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Rissmiller Life Expectancy

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