Routledge Family History

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Routledge Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Rutledge. In Britain this is the usual spelling of the name.

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

Similar surnames: Rutledge, Ratledge, Catledge, Gulledge, Arledge, Route, College

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Routledge Family Origin

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Routledge Family Occupations

What did your Routledge ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Routledge. 12% of Routledge men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Routledge women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Routledge were Painter and Demonstrator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Manager
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housekeeper
  • Saleslady
  • Demonstrator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Routledge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Routledge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Routledge 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Routledge. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Routledge. For the veterans among your Routledge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Routledge Life Expectancy

What is the average Routledge lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Routledge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Routledge in 1959 was 58, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Routledge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Routledge 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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