Rubey Family History

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Rubey Name Meaning

English: Variant spelling of Ruby. German: variant of Rubin 2.

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

Similar surnames: Rabey, Trubey, Ruben, Ruby, Rubley, Ruley, Rubel, Rubi, Rubin, Kuney

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Rubey Family Origin

Where is the Rubey family from?

Rubey Family Occupations

What did your Rubey ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cabinet Maker, Charwoman and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rubey. The most common Rubey occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 17% of Rubey's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Rubey family was Optician.

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  • Cabinet Maker

  • Charwoman

  • Coal Miner

  • Optician


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

Rubey Historical Records

What Rubey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rubey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rubey 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 338 immigration records available for the last name Rubey. 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 478 military records available for the last name Rubey. For the veterans among your Rubey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rubey Life Expectancy

What is the average Rubey lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2003, in the United States, Rubey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Rubey in 1957 was 74, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rubey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rubey 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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