Rugen Name Meaning

German (also Rügen): patronymic from Ruge 2. ExG***

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


Similar surnames: Ruen, Regen, Ruben, Ruden, Ruger, Ruge, Buren, Rutzen, Rupe, Rudes

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Rugen Family Origin

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Rugen Family Occupations

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  • Grocer

    25%
  • Box Maker

    6%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%

In 1880, Grocer, Box Maker and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rugen. The most common Rugen occupation in the USA was Grocer. 25% of Rugen's were Grocers. A less common occupation for the Rugen family was Farmer.

Source: Census data for Rugen | Data not to scale

Rugen Historical Records

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Rugen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Rugen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rugen in 1956 was 59, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rugen

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