Rudder Family History

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Rudder Name Meaning

German: variant of Ruder 2. Altered spelling of German Ruder 1 and 2. EG

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


Similar surnames: Ruder, Rudner, Gudger, Rucker, Rayder, Runde, Reeder, Rusher, Budde

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Rudder Family Origin

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Rudder Family Occupations

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  • (Iron) Annealer

    8%
  • Bargeman

    8%
  • Commission Agent

    8%
  • Cordwainer

    8%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rudder family was Cordwainer. (Iron) Annealer, Bargeman and Commission Agent were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rudder. The most common Rudder occupation in the UK was (Iron) Annealer. 8% of Rudder's were (Iron) Annealers.

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Rudder Historical Records

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Rudder Life Expectancy

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Famous Rudder Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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