Ritzman Family History

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Ritzman Name Meaning

German and Swiss German (Ritzmann): variant of Ritz, with the addition of man ‘man’ (see Richard).

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

Similar surnames: Rittman, Kritzman, Mittman, Sitzmann, Rothman, Rozman, Sitzman

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Ritzman Family Origin

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Ritzman Family Occupations

What did your Ritzman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ritzman family was Lady. The most common Ritzman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ritzman's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ritzman.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Lady


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

Ritzman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Ritzman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ritzman 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 471 immigration records available for the last name Ritzman. 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 877 military records available for the last name Ritzman. For the veterans among your Ritzman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ritzman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ritzman lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Ritzman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Ritzman in 1957 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ritzman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ritzman 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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