Rix Name Meaning

English and German: variant spelling of Ricks.

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


Similar surnames: Rex, Wix, Vix, Hix, Six, Ris, Rew, Nix, Mix, Pax

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Rix Family Origin

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Rix Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • School

    15%
  • Farmers Son

    7%
  • Dressmaker

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, School and Farmers Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rix. A less common occupation for the Rix family was Dressmaker. The most common Rix occupation in Canada was Farmer. 44% of Rix's were Farmers.

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Rix Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Rix life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Rix in 1950 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rix

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