Rubens Family History

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Rubens Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Roprecht (see Rupprecht). Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Ruben.

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


Similar surnames: Ruben, Rubins, Rubin, Sebens, Reuben, Raben, Muns, Lebens, Ludens

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Rubens Family Origin

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Rubens Family Occupations

What did your Rubens ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rubens occupation in the UK was Engineers Foreman In Bell & Co Box Factory (E & M). 20% of Rubens's were Engineers Foreman In Bell & Co Box Factory (E & M)s. A less common occupation for the Rubens family was Stock Broker. Engineers Foreman In Bell & Co Box Factory (E & M), Outfitter (C Shop) and Staymaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rubens.

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  • Engineers Foreman In Bell & Co Box Factory (E & M)

    20%
  • Outfitter (C Shop)

    20%
  • Staymaker

    20%
  • Stock Broker

    20%

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

Rubens Historical Records

What Rubens family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rubens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rubens 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 Rubens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Rubens. For the veterans among your Rubens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rubens Life Expectancy

What is the average Rubens lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Rubens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Rubens in 1954 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rubens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rubens 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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