Rydman Family History

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Rydman Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the place name element ryd ‘woodland clearing’ + man ‘man’. OV, LP

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


Similar surnames: Ryman, Radman, Edman, Redmann, Rayman, Byman, Rydeen, Fredman, Nyman

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Rydman Family Origin

Where is the Rydman family from?

Rydman Family Occupations

What did your Rydman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rydman. 36% of Rydman men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Rydman women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rydman were New Worker and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    36%
  • Farmer
    29%
  • Salesman
    18%
  • New Worker
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    25%
  • Housewife
    25%
  • Maid
    25%
  • Clerk
    25%

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

Rydman Historical Records

What Rydman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rydman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rydman 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 431 immigration records available for the last name Rydman. 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 308 military records available for the last name Rydman. For the veterans among your Rydman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rydman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rydman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rydman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Rydman in 1953 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rydman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rydman 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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