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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Dealer In Shoes

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

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

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Runte Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Runte

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