Rude Name Meaning

from a pet form of a personal name formed with Old High German hrod ‘fame’, for example Rudolf or Rüdiger (see Rudiger). from Middle High German rude, rü(e)de ‘hound’, probably applied as a nickname or as a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of hunting dogs. EG

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

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Rude Family Origin

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Rude Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Rude occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Rude's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rude. A less common occupation for the Rude family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Rude | Data not to scale

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Rude Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Rude life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rude in 1944 was 35, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rude

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