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Rucker Name Meaning

German (also Rücker): nickname from Middle High German rucken ‘to move or draw’. North German: nickname from Middle Low German rucker ‘thief’, ‘greedy or acquisitive person’. German: from a reduced form of the Germanic personal name Rudiger. EG English: variant of Rocker.

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


Similar surnames: Recker, Zucker, Lucker, Tucker, Rocker, Hucker, Ducker, Wicker

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Rucker Family Origin

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Rucker Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rucker. The most common Rucker occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Rucker's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rucker family was Farm Laborer.

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Rucker Historical Records

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Rucker Life Expectancy

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