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Rudolf Name Meaning

German: from a personal name composed of Old High German hrod ‘renown’ + wolf ‘wolf’, equivalent to English Ralph. This name is also found in Slovenia. EG, SL

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


Similar surnames: Adolf, Rudloff, Rolf, Musolf, Rudi, Rudow, Ridolfi, Doll, Rumbold

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Rudolf Family Origin

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Rudolf Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Rudolf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Rudolf's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rudolf family was Keeps House. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rudolf.

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Rudolf Historical Records

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Rudolf Life Expectancy

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