Rupert Family History

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Rupert Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Slovenian: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hrod ‘renown’ + berht ‘bright’. Compare Rupprecht. pwh

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


Similar surnames: Robert, Hubert, Rubert, Reppert, Ruder, Eppert, Ruberg, Aubert, Ruter

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Rupert Family Origin

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Rupert Family Occupations

What did your Rupert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rupert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Rupert's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rupert. A less common occupation for the Rupert family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rupert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rupert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rupert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rupert 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rupert. 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 Rupert. For the veterans among your Rupert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rupert Life Expectancy

What is the average Rupert lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rupert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rupert in 1943 was 37, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rupert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rupert ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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