Rudnick Family History

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Rudnick Name Meaning

Eastern German: occupational name for a mine worker mining iron ore, from an agent noun based on Slavic ruda ‘iron ore’. Compare Polish Rudnik. EG, pwh

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

Similar surnames: Rudnik, Rudnicki, Rudick, Rolnick, Rudich, Rudi, Ludwick, Budnik

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Rudnick Family Origin

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Rudnick Family Occupations

What did your Rudnick ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rudnick family was Blacksmith. The most common Rudnick occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Rudnick's were Laborers. Laborer and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rudnick.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith


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Rudnick Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Rudnick. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rudnick 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rudnick. 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 Rudnick. For the veterans among your Rudnick ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rudnick Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Rudnick life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Rudnick in 1945 was 38, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rudnick 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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