Ruedy Family History

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Ruedy Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Swiss German Rudi or Rüedi (see Rude 1). EG

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

Similar surnames: Rudy, Reedy, Riedy, Ruen, Runde, Rudi, Rund, Ruef, Keedy, Reed

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Ruedy Family Origin

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Ruedy Family Occupations

What did your Ruedy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ruedy family was Bar Tender. The most common Ruedy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Ruedy's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruedy.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Merchant

  • Bar Tender


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

Ruedy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ruedy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruedy 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 205 immigration records available for the last name Ruedy. 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 343 military records available for the last name Ruedy. For the veterans among your Ruedy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruedy Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruedy lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ruedy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ruedy in 1958 was 52, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruedy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruedy 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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