Ruberg Family History

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Ruberg Name Meaning

North German (also Rüberg): presumably a habitational name from a lost place in the vicinity of Rübergerbrücke in Westphalia. Swedish: variant of Rudberg. Perhaps an altered spelling of Dutch Rubberg, a variant of Robberecht, itself a variant of Robert; alternatively perhaps, as Debrabandere suggests, a variant of Rodberg.

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

Similar surnames: Roberg, Rubert, Risberg, Rumer, Friberg, Ryberg, Ruben, Boberg, Oberg

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Ruberg Family Origin

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Ruberg Family Occupations

What did your Ruberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Buffalo Picker Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ruberg. 9% of Ruberg men worked as a Buffalo Picker Maker and 54% of Ruberg women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ruberg were Greengrocer (own Business) and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Buffalo Picker Maker
  • Cabinet Maker
  • General Mechanical Fitter
  • Greengrocer (own Business)

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Dispatch booking
  • Housewife Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated

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

Ruberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ruberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruberg 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 541 immigration records available for the last name Ruberg. 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 402 military records available for the last name Ruberg. For the veterans among your Ruberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruberg Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Ruberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ruberg in 1945 was 24, and 84 in 2004.

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