Ruh Name Meaning

Swiss German: variant of Ruch. EG

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


Similar surnames: Ruch, Rugh, Roh, Rush, Rux, Rauh, Suh, Ruhe, Reh, Jud

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Ruh Family Origin

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Ruh Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruh. A less common occupation for the Ruh family was Keeping House. The most common Ruh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Ruh's were Farmers.

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Ruh Historical Records

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Ruh Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ruh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ruh in 1959 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruh

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