Ruane Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Ruadháin ‘descendant of Ruadhán’, a personal name from a diminutive of ruadh ‘red’.

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


Similar surnames: Duane, Ruan, Quade, Shane, Ruge, Slane, Runk, Ranz, Pane, Daane

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Ruane Family Origin

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Ruane Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Miner

    11%
  • Farmer

    9%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ruane family was Farmer. Laborer, Keeping House and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruane. The most common Ruane occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Ruane's were Laborers.

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Ruane Historical Records

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Ruane Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Ruane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ruane in 1945 was 32, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruane

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