Rhue Family History

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Rhue Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Ruhe.

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

Similar surnames: Rhule, Shue, Rhude, Rhen, Roup, Rupe, Shie, Rhew, Rape, Rike

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Rhue Family Origin

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Rhue Family Occupations

What did your Rhue ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rhue family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhue. The most common Rhue occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Rhue's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Rhue Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rhue. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rhue census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 104 immigration records available for the last name Rhue. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 690 military records available for the last name Rhue. For the veterans among your Rhue ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rhue Life Expectancy

What is the average Rhue lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Rhue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Rhue in 1946 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rhue

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rhue 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.

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