Ruthenberg Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Ruthenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in Brandenburg or from various places called Rautenberg (earlier Ruthenberg). EG Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rothenberg. AB

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


Similar surnames: Rutenberg, Rothenberg, Ruttenberg, Rotenberg, Guttenberg, Rautenberg

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ruthenberg Family Origin

Where is the Ruthenberg family from?

Ruthenberg Family Occupations

What did your Ruthenberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ruthenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ruthenberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ruthenberg family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruthenberg.

View Census data for Ruthenberg | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Barber

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    9%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Ruthenberg Historical Records

What Ruthenberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ruthenberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruthenberg 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 Ruthenberg

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ruthenberg. 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.

View all Ruthenberg immigration records

Draft Card

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

View all Ruthenberg military records

You've only scratched the surface of Ruthenberg family history.

Ruthenberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruthenberg lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Ruthenberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ruthenberg in 1952 was 49, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruthenberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruthenberg 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.

Famous Ruthenberg Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name