Ruppert Family History

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Ruppert Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Rupert. EG

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

Similar surnames: Huppert, Ruppe, Rupiper, Kupper, Dupper, Poppert, Ripper, Rupe

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Ruppert Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Ruppert name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Ruppert. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Norway


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Ruppert Family Origin

Where is the Ruppert family from?

Ruppert Family Occupations

What did your Ruppert ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ruppert occupation in the UK was Inn Keeper. 100% of Ruppert's were Inn Keepers.

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  • Inn Keeper


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Ruppert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Ruppert Historical Records

What Ruppert family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Ruppert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruppert 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Ruppert. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Ruppert. For the veterans among your Ruppert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruppert Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruppert lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Ruppert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ruppert in 1946 was 37, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruppert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruppert 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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