Rugg Name Meaning

(Rügg): from the popular medieval personal name Rüegg, a reduced form of Rudiger. variant of Ruck 1, 2. EG

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


Similar surnames: Ruge, Rigg, Ruegg, Rygg, Rueb, Rudi, Rigo, Hugg, Rogg, Rung

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Rugg Family Origin

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Rugg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Annuitant

    4%
  • Boot Maker

    3%
  • Barge Builder

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rugg family was Barge Builder. Farmer, Annuitant and Boot Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rugg. The most common Rugg occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Rugg's were Farmers.

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Rugg Historical Records

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Rugg Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Rugg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Rugg in 1950 was 71, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rugg

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