Rueb Family History

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Rueb Name Meaning

Dutch and German (southwest): from a short form of the Germanic personal name Robrecht (see Robert). German (Rüb): variant of Rupp. exg***

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


Similar surnames: Ruen, Reeb, Rudi, Ruef, Rieb, Ries, Ruge, Ruth, Robb, Gruel

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Rueb Family Origin

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Rueb Family Occupations

What did your Rueb ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rueb. 51% of Rueb men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Rueb women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rueb were Farm Laborer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    51%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    20%
  • House Work
    20%
  • Farmer
    20%
  • Maid
    20%

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

Rueb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rueb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rueb 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 532 immigration records available for the last name Rueb. 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 339 military records available for the last name Rueb. For the veterans among your Rueb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rueb Life Expectancy

What is the average Rueb lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rueb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Rueb in 1962 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

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