Rueff Name Meaning

South German and Swiss German: from a reduced form of the personal name Rudolf. BR

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


Similar surnames: Reff, Ruoff, Ruef, Neff, Ruen, Ruf, Reiff, Rief, Steff, Muff

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Rueff Family Origin

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Rueff Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Book Keeper

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Rueff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Rueff's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rueff. A less common occupation for the Rueff family was Book Keeper.

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Rueff Historical Records

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Rueff Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Rueff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Rueff in 1956 was 47, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rueff

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