Ryans Family History

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Ryans Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Ryan, with English patronymic -s. pwh: EG deled sense 2.***

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


Similar surnames: Bryans, Ryant, Ryan, Brians, Ryals, Rans, Ryon, Rhyan, Roan, Rian

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Ryans Family Origin

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Ryans Family Occupations

What did your Ryans ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Stenographer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ryans.

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Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    100%

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

Ryans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Ryans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ryans 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ryans. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ryans. For the veterans among your Ryans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ryans Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Ryans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ryans in 1953 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

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