Rudes Family History

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Rudes Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Rudolf. pwh

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

Similar surnames: Jukes, Rude, Redel, Rubens, Rudi, Juedes, Kunes, Ude, Rodes, Ruge

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Rudes Family Origin

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Rudes Family Occupations

What did your Rudes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rudes. The most common Rudes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Rudes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rudes family was Farmer And Board House Keeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer And Board House Keeper


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Rudes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rudes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rudes 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 563 immigration records available for the last name Rudes. 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 401 military records available for the last name Rudes. For the veterans among your Rudes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rudes Life Expectancy

What is the average Rudes lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rudes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Rudes in 1958 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rudes 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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