Rygiel Family History

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Rygiel Name Meaning

Polish: metonymic occupational name from Polish rygiel ‘bolt’, ‘beam’. AC. Please check gloss.

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


Similar surnames: Grygiel, Nykiel, Regel, Hegel, Rinkel, Segel, Daniel, Koziel, Regier

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Rygiel Family Origin

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Rygiel Family Occupations

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Rygiel Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rygiel Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rygiel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Rygiel in 1953 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rygiel 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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