Ruis Name Meaning

Spanish: variant of Ruiz. RS Portuguese: variant of Portuguese Rois or Roiz. RS, IGI

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

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Ruis Family Origin

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Ruis Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    35%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Miner

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruis. A less common occupation for the Ruis family was Miner. The most common Ruis occupation in the USA was Laborer. 35% of Ruis's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Ruis | Data not to scale

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Ruis Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Ruis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Ruis in 1959 was 45, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruis

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