Ryen Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Ryan. Norwegian: habitational name from any of more than ten farmsteads, originally named with Old Norse rugr ‘rye’ + vin ‘meadow’. OV

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


Similar surnames: Rye, Rygg, Roen, Ruen, Ree, Osen, Oyen, Ryon, Ryel, Ryan

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Ryen Family Origin

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Ryen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Cabinet Maker

    9%
  • Clerk

    9%
  • Constable

    9%

In 1881, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ryen. A less common occupation for the Ryen family was Constable. The most common Ryen occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Ryen's were Farmers.

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Ryen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Ryen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Ryen in 1955 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryen

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