Rykhoff Family History

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Rykhoff 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: Eckhoff, Wykoff, Hoff, Neuhoff, Koff, Rycroft, Kerkhoff, Rosoff

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Rykhoff Family Origin

Where is the Rykhoff family from?

Rykhoff Family Occupations

What did your Rykhoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rykhoff occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 50% of Rykhoff's were Carpenters. Carpenter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rykhoff.

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Rykhoff Historical Records

What Rykhoff family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 25 census records available for the last name Rykhoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rykhoff 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 Rykhoff. 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 Rykhoff. For the veterans among your Rykhoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rykhoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Rykhoff lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rykhoff 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rykhoff

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