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Rywant Family History

Rywant Surname 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: Rylant, Ryant, Ryland, Ryan, Ryman, Want, Rowan, Prowant, Wyant

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Where is the Rywant family from?

You can see how Rywant families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rywant family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Rywant families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 7 Rywant families living in West Virginia. This was 100% of all the recorded Rywant's in USA. West Virginia had the highest population of Rywant families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rywant surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rywant ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 86 census records available for the last name Rywant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rywant census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Rywant. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 15 military records available for the last name Rywant. For the veterans among your Rywant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rywant lifespan?

Between 1971 and 2003, in the United States, Rywant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rywant in 1971 was 72, and 71 in 2003.

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