Ruhmann Family History

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Ruhmann Name Meaning

South German: vernacular form of the personal name Roman. North German (Rühmann): from a reduced form of Rüdemann, from Rüde (see Rude 1); generally it may be from any of the compound personal names containing the Old High German element hrod ‘renown’, for example Ruombald, Rumold. EG

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

Similar surnames: Rehmann, Luhmann, Ruman, Ehmann, Rahman, Buhman, Buchmann, Rohmann

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Ruhmann Family Origin

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Ruhmann Family Occupations

What did your Ruhmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Housemaid was the top reported job for people in the UK named Ruhmann.

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Housemaid

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Ruhmann Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ruhmann. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruhmann 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 498 immigration records available for the last name Ruhmann. 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 715 military records available for the last name Ruhmann. For the veterans among your Ruhmann ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruhmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruhmann lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ruhmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Ruhmann in 1962 was 78, and 67 in 2004.

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