Rykal Family History

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Rykal Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Real, Ryan, Ryba, Regal, Roybal, Ryman, Ryall, Sakal, Rosal, Rybka

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Rykal Family Origin

Where is the Rykal family from?

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Rykal Family Occupations

What did your Rykal ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rykal. 60% of Rykal men worked as a Farmer and 75% of Rykal women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rykal were Retired Farmer and Farm Wife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Engineer
    20%
  • Retired Farmer
    20%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    75%
  • Farm Wife
    25%

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

Rykal Historical Records

What Rykal family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 84 census records available for the last name Rykal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rykal 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Rykal. 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 43 military records available for the last name Rykal. For the veterans among your Rykal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rykal Life Expectancy

What is the average Rykal lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2001, in the United States, Rykal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rykal in 1968 was 56, and 76 in 2001.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rykal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rykal 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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