Rugenstein Family History

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Rugenstein Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named, from Middle High German ruge ‘rest’ (a variant of ruo) + stein ‘rock’. EG

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


Similar surnames: Rosenstein, Augenstein, Hohenstein, Hohnstein, Eisenstein

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Rugenstein Family Origin

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Rugenstein Family Occupations

What did your Rugenstein ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rugenstein occupation in the USA was Works For Rail R.. 33% of Rugenstein's were Works For Rail R.s. A less common occupation for the Rugenstein family was Laborer. Works For Rail R., Works For Rail Road and Clerk Grocery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rugenstein.

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  • Works For Rail R.

    33%
  • Works For Rail Road

    33%
  • Clerk Grocery

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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

Rugenstein Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rugenstein Life Expectancy

What is the average Rugenstein lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rugenstein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rugenstein in 1944 was 31, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rugenstein

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rugenstein 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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