Runte Family History

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Runte Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin; in the northwest of Germany it is most probably a topographic name from a field name based on run ‘mud’, which gave rise to several place names in the Rhine-Ruhr area, for example Runten, Runtenberg, Rünthe. EG

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


Similar surnames: Rutten, Runde, Runge, Ronne, Mente, Fuente, Fonte, Rentz, Rinne

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Runte Family Origin

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Runte Family Occupations

What did your Runte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Runte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Runte's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Runte family was Farming. Farmer, Blacksmith and Dealer In Shoes were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Runte.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Dealer In Shoes

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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Runte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Runte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Runte 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 415 immigration records available for the last name Runte. 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 705 military records available for the last name Runte. For the veterans among your Runte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Runte Life Expectancy

What is the average Runte lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Runte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Runte in 1963 was 75, and 52 in 2004.

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