Ruehl Name Meaning

German (also Rühle): see Ruhl. exg***

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


Similar surnames: Ruehle, Ruhle, Rueb, Zuehl, Bruehl, Riehl, Ruhl, Buehl, Muehl, Kuehl

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Ruehl Family Origin

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Ruehl Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Shoe Maker

    8%
  • Tailor

    8%
  • Cigar Maker

    4%

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In 1880, Farmer, Shoe Maker and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruehl. A less common occupation for the Ruehl family was Cigar Maker. The most common Ruehl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Ruehl's were Farmers.

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Ruehl Historical Records

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Ruehl Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Ruehl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ruehl in 1949 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruehl

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