Ryel Family History

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Ryel Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of English Ryle. dktent, pwh

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


Similar surnames: Ryer, Ryen, Keel, Rew, Rhew, Rygg, Rye, Riel, Ryce, Niel

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Ryel Family Origin

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Ryel Family Occupations

What did your Ryel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ryel. The most common Ryel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Ryel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ryel family was Boarding House.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Agent

    6%
  • Boarding House

    6%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ryel ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ryel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ryel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ryel 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ryel. 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 Ryel. For the veterans among your Ryel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ryel Life Expectancy

What is the average Ryel lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Ryel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Ryel in 1945 was 21, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ryel 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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