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Ruddell Family History

Ruddell Name Meaning
English: unexplained. 1881; UK 98.Probably also an altered spelling of German Rüdel (see Rudel).

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

91,082 Historical Documents with Ruddell on Ancestry.com
12,730 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,388 Military Records
1,577 Immigration Records
12,652 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Ruddell Families

  • Number of Ruddell families
     15 - 28
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Ruddell families
     40 - 78
     14 - 39
     1 - 13
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Ruddell families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Ruddell Family Origin

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Ruddell Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Ruddell

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Ruddell Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Ruddell census records

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Ruddell Civil War Service Records

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