Ruskin Family History

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Ruskin Name Meaning

English: probably from a pet form of the medieval personal name Rose (see Royce). adm Scottish: from Gaelic rusg(aire)an, a reduced plural of rusgaire ‘peeler (of bark)’, hence an occupational name borne by family of tanners. KaM Jewish: Americanized form of Raskin or some other like-sounding Ashkenazic surname. ab

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


Similar surnames: Raskin, Riskin, Duskin, Haskin, Rubin, Austin, Baskin, Rusin, Peskin

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Ruskin Family Origin

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Ruskin Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Carman

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Gardener

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ruskin family was Gardener. Agricultural Labourer, Carman and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruskin. The most common Ruskin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Ruskin's were Agricultural Labourers.

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