Ruman Family History

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Ruman Name Meaning

South German: variant of Roman. Altered spelling of North German Ruhmann, Rühmann, reduced forms of Rudemann and Rüdemann, derivatives of the personal name Rude or Rüde (see Rude 1).

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

Similar surnames: Rutman, Human, Rudman, Luman, Truman, Roman, Ryman, Duman, Hupman

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Ruman Family Origin

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Ruman Family Occupations

What did your Ruman ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clothing Wages Hay Clerk and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ruman. 20% of Ruman men worked as a Clothing Wages Hay Clerk and 46% of Ruman women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ruman were Labourer Road Contructor and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clothing Wages Hay Clerk
  • Conterny Manager
  • French Polisher (retired)
  • Labourer Road Contructor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Daily Domestic Worker
  • Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ruman Historical Records

What Ruman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ruman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Ruman

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ruman. 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 416 military records available for the last name Ruman. For the veterans among your Ruman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ruman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Ruman in 1962 was 77, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruman 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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