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Ruggieri Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Ruggiero.

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


Similar surnames: Ruggeri, Ruggiero, Buccieri, Ruggerio, Riggi, Ruberti, Guerrieri

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Where is the Ruggieri family from?

You can see how Ruggieri families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ruggieri family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Ruggieri families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 11 Ruggieri families living in New York. This was about 20% of all the recorded Ruggieri's in USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Ruggieri families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ruggieri surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ruggieri ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Ruggieri. 28% of Ruggieri men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Ruggieri women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ruggieri were Salesman and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Truck Driver
    10%
  • Barber
    8%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    11%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Seamstress
    8%
  • Housewife
    8%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ruggieri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruggieri census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Ruggieri. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Ruggieri lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ruggieri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Ruggieri in 1956 was 53, and 81 in 2004.

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