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Rulli Family History

Rulli Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic from Rullo. Compare the Old Tuscannpersonal name Rullus, from a short form of names with thisnending, such as Barullus. GC, KH

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

Similar surnames: Rullo, Rolli, Tulli, Gulli, Zulli, Rull, Rudi, Bull, Cully, Rella

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Where is the Rulli family from?

You can see how Rulli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rulli family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Rulli families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Rulli family living in Arkansas. This was 100% of all the recorded Rulli's in the USA. Arkansas had the highest population of Rulli families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rulli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rulli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rulli. 46% of Rulli men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Rulli women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rulli were Grocer and Beautician.

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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
  • New Worker
  • Bartender
  • Grocer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Machine Operator
  • Housewife
  • Beautician
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Census Records

There are 998 census records available for the last name Rulli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rulli 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 671 immigration records available for the last name Rulli. 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 364 military records available for the last name Rulli. For the veterans among your Rulli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rulli lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rulli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rulli in 1953 was 53, and 82 in 2004.

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