Ruffini Family History

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Ruffini Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Ruffino.

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

Similar surnames: Ruffino, Ruffing, Luchini, Guarini, Bufalini, Raffin, Rini, Puccini

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Ruffini Family Origin

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Ruffini Family Occupations

What did your Ruffini ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ruffini occupation in the USA was Furrier. 50% of Ruffini's were Furriers. Furrier and Insurance Agt were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ruffini.

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  • Furrier

  • Insurance Agt


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

Ruffini Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ruffini. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruffini 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Ruffini. 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 392 military records available for the last name Ruffini. For the veterans among your Ruffini ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruffini Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruffini lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ruffini life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ruffini in 1959 was 59, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruffini

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruffini 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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