Ruegg Name Meaning

German (Rügg, Rüegg): see Rugg.

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


Similar surnames: Rugg, Rigg, Rugh, Rieg, Ruge, Runge, Zuege, Buege, Ruetz, Ruest

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Ruegg Family Origin

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Ruegg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Machinist

    11%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Machinist and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruegg. The most common Ruegg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Ruegg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ruegg family was Blacksmith.

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Ruegg Historical Records

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Ruegg Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Ruegg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Ruegg in 1954 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruegg

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