Rugh Name Meaning

Apparently a variant spelling of English Rough. UK 3 Probably an altered spelling of German Ruch.

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


Similar surnames: Brugh, Krugh, Ruh, Ruch, Prugh, Rush, Cush, Ruff, Rupe, Rough

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Rugh Family Origin

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Rugh Family Occupations

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  • Land Owner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Rugh occupation in the UK was Land Owner. 100% of Rugh's were Land Owners.

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Rugh Historical Records

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Rugh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Rugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Rugh in 1951 was 44, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rugh

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