Rugar Family History

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Rugar Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Rüger (see Rueger). dktent, kh

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


Similar surnames: Ruger, Ragar, Ruter, Wagar, Rupard, Rugh, Kumar, Ragan, Rogal, Segar

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Rugar Family Origin

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Rugar Family Occupations

What did your Rugar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rugar family was Carpenter & Joiner. The most common Rugar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Rugar's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rugar.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter & Joiner

    6%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rugar ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rugar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rugar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rugar 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rugar. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rugar. For the veterans among your Rugar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rugar Life Expectancy

What is the average Rugar lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rugar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rugar in 1958 was 62, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rugar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rugar ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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