Ruediger Family History

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Ruediger Name Meaning

German (Rüdiger): variant of Rudiger. EG

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

Similar surnames: Roediger, Rudiger, Ruedinger, Rediker, Rueger, Hediger, Roeger

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Ruediger Family Origin

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Ruediger Family Occupations

What did your Ruediger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ruediger family was Wagon Maker. The most common Ruediger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Ruediger's were Farmers. Farmer, Minister and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruediger.

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  • Farmer

  • Minister

  • Tailor

  • Wagon Maker


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

Ruediger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ruediger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruediger 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 560 immigration records available for the last name Ruediger. 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 435 military records available for the last name Ruediger. For the veterans among your Ruediger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruediger Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruediger lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2003, in the United States, Ruediger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ruediger in 1954 was 58, and 77 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruediger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruediger 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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