Riviera Family History

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Riviera Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name for someone who lived by the bank of a river (from Latin riparia). possibly also Spanish, from Italian Riviera. This name came to the U.S. mainly by way of Mexico.

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


Similar surnames: Riviere, Rivera, Rovira, Riva, Revier, Vivier, Ribera, Lariviere

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Riviera Family Origin

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Riviera Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Riviera occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Riviera's were Farmers.

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Riviera Life Expectancy

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