Ryant Family History

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Ryant Name Meaning

Variant of Irish Ryan. UK 0

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


Similar surnames: Ryans, Ryan, Rhyan, Ryon, Rian, Cryan, Wyant, Ruan, Rynn, Yant

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Ryant Family Origin

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Ryant Family Occupations

What did your Ryant ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ryant. 30% of Ryant men worked as a Farmer and 31% of Ryant women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ryant were Farm Labor and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    24%
  • Machinist
    8%
  • Farm Labor
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    31%
  • Cook
    24%
  • House Work
    16%
  • Housekeeper
    16%

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

Ryant Historical Records

What Ryant family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ryant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ryant 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 273 immigration records available for the last name Ryant. 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 508 military records available for the last name Ryant. For the veterans among your Ryant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ryant Life Expectancy

What is the average Ryant lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Ryant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ryant in 1952 was 47, and 69 in 2004.

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