Rufenacht Family History

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Rufenacht Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Rüfenacht in the Swiss canton of Bern or from Rüfenach in Aargau. EG

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


Similar surnames: Rufener, Rickenbach, Rohrbach, Gutknecht, Aulenbach, Luecht, Eisenach

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Rufenacht Family Origin

Where is the Rufenacht family from?

Rufenacht Family Occupations

What did your Rufenacht ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keep House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rufenacht. The most common Rufenacht occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Rufenacht's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Keep House

    25%

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

Rufenacht Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rufenacht. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rufenacht census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Rufenacht

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rufenacht. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rufenacht. For the veterans among your Rufenacht ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rufenacht Life Expectancy

What is the average Rufenacht lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rufenacht life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rufenacht in 1958 was 65, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rufenacht

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rufenacht 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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