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Reuben Name Meaning

English and Welsh: from the Biblical personal name Reuben (see Rubin), which was popular among Nonconformists from the 16th century onward. Jewish (Israeli): from the Hebrew form of the personal name Rubin.

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

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Reuben Family Origin

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Reuben Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeps House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Reuben. The most common Reuben occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Reuben's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Reuben family was Keeps House.

Source: Census data for Reuben | Data not to scale

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Reuben Life Expectancy

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Famous Reuben Family

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