Rufener Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Rufener Name Meaning

Swiss German: topographic name for someone who lived by a scree slope or the site of a landslide, from Swiss dialect Rufine ‘landslide’, ‘scree’. EG

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Rufener Family Origin

Where is the Rufener family from?

SHOW MORE

Rufener Family Occupations

What did your Rufener ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farms

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rufener family was Shoemaker. Farmer and Farms were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rufener. The most common Rufener occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Rufener's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Rufener | Data not to scale

Rufener Historical Records

What Rufener family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rufener ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Rufener

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Rufener Life Expectancy

What is the average Rufener lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rufener 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Rufener Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name