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Reuben Name Meaning

English and Welsh: from the Biblical personal name Reuben (see Rubin), which was popular among Nonconformists from the 16th century onward. Jewish (Israeli): from the Hebrew form of the personal name Rubin.

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


Similar surnames: Rubin, Ruben, Rubens, Regen, Eiben, Rube, Leben, Ruen, Gruben, Gebben

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Reuben Family Origin

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Reuben Family Occupations

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  • Ag Labour

    9%
  • Ag. Lab.

    9%
  • Cattle Dealer & Publican

    9%
  • Green Grocers

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Reuben family was Green Grocers. Ag Labour, Ag. Lab. and Cattle Dealer & Publican were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reuben. The most common Reuben occupation in the UK was Ag Labour. 9% of Reuben's were Ag Labours.

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Reuben Historical Records

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Reuben Life Expectancy

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