Ruckman Family History

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Ruckman Name Meaning

German (Rückmann): from a Germanic personal name based on hrok ‘intent’, ‘eager’ (Old High German ruoh). EG

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

Similar surnames: Rickman, Rockman, Luckman, Brickman, Jackman, Packman, Russman

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Ruckman Family Origin

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Ruckman Family Occupations

What did your Ruckman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruckman. The most common Ruckman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Ruckman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ruckman family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Ruckman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Ruckman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruckman 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 623 immigration records available for the last name Ruckman. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Ruckman. For the veterans among your Ruckman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruckman Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruckman lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Ruckman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Ruckman in 1945 was 48, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruckman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruckman 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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