Ruegsegger Family History

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Ruegsegger Name Meaning

Swiss German (Rüegsegger): compound name from the personal name Rüeg (see Rugg) + Middle High German ecke, egge ‘corner’, ‘point’, hence a habitational name for someone living at a place known as Rüeg’s corner. EG

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


Similar surnames: Reisinger, Reiser, Riegsecker, Rehberger, Burgener, Rueger

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Ruegsegger Family Origin

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Ruegsegger Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Ruegsegger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Ruegsegger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

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Ruegsegger Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ruegsegger. 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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Ruegsegger Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ruegsegger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Ruegsegger in 1960 was 56, and 48 in 2004.

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