Rudman Family History

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Rudman Name Meaning

North German (Rudmann) and Dutch: variant of Rothman(n) (see Rothman). English: nickname for a person with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from Middle English rudde ‘red’, ‘ruddy’ (see Rudd 1) + man ‘man’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Rude (variant of Rode used in Poland and Ukraine; compare Ratkovich) + Yiddish man ‘man’, in the sense ‘husband’. ab

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


Similar surnames: Rutman, Radman, Budman, Sudman, Gutman, Redman, Kurman, Furman

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Rudman Family Origin

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Rudman Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Carter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rudman family was Carter. Farm Labourer, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rudman. The most common Rudman occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 3% of Rudman's were Farm Labourers.

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Rudman Historical Records

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Rudman Life Expectancy

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