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Where is the Ruhe family from?
You can see how Ruhe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ruhe family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Ruhe families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 5 Ruhe families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 83% of all the recorded Ruhe's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Ruhe families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ruhe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ruhe. 21% of Ruhe men worked as a Farmer and 19% of Ruhe women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ruhe were Salesman and Housewife.