Rutten Family History

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Rutten Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the Germanic personal name Rutger (see Roger) or some other personal name formed with hrod ‘renown’. DEB Dutch (van Rutten): habitational name for someone from Rutten in the Belgian province of Limburg. DEB German (also Rütten): Westphalian and Rhenish topographic name from a field named aus den Ruthen; the element Ruthen is contained in numerous place names, for example Rüthen and Rütenbrock. It is most probably a variant of Reute ‘clearing’ (see Reuter). ExG***

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


Similar surnames: Ruetten, Rutzen, Botten, Ruther, Reiten, Luten, Lutgen, Rutter

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Rutten Family Origin

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Rutten Family Occupations

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  • Accountant

    33%
  • Civil Engineer

    33%
  • Needlewoman

    33%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rutten family was Needlewoman. The most common Rutten occupation in the UK was Accountant. 33% of Rutten's were Accountants. Accountant and Civil Engineer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rutten.

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