Rull Family History

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Rull Name Meaning

nickname from Catalan rull, either in its sense of mill roller, or hair curl. RS possibly also from a derivative of the Germanic personal name Raülf, composed of the elements rad ‘counsel’, ‘advice’ + wolf ‘wolf’. Compare English Ralph. dktent; GT, KH, RS

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

Similar surnames: Lull, Roll, Tull, Kroll, Rullo, Rule, Rill, Trull, Ruel, Ell

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Rull Family Origin

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Rull Family Occupations

What did your Rull ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rull family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Miller and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rull. The most common Rull occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Rull's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Miller

  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Maker


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Rull Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rull. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rull 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rull. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rull. For the veterans among your Rull ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rull Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Rull life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Rull in 1956 was 58, and 86 in 2004.

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