Ryva Family History

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Ryva 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: Ryba, Riva, Rye, Rana, Rada, Rosa, Reza, Rota, Rua, Raba

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Ryva Family Origin

Where is the Ryva family from?

Ryva Family Occupations

What did your Ryva ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Ryva. 50% of Ryva men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Proprietor
    50%

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

Ryva Historical Records

What Ryva family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 79 census records available for the last name Ryva. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ryva 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 25 immigration records available for the last name Ryva. 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 19 military records available for the last name Ryva. For the veterans among your Ryva ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ryva Life Expectancy

What is the average Ryva lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Ryva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ryva in 1967 was 75, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ryva

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ryva 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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