Ruple Family History

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Ruple Name Meaning

German: variant of Rupp. exg*** Americanized spelling of German Ruppel or Rüpel (see Rupel).

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

Similar surnames: Rumple, Rupe, Rupley, Rupple, Ruble, Ruppe, Guile, Ruley, Ruhle

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Ruple Family Origin

Where is the Ruple family from?

Ruple Family Occupations

What did your Ruple ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ruple family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ruple. The most common Ruple occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Ruple's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


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

Ruple Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Ruple. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruple 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Ruple. 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 Ruple. For the veterans among your Ruple ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruple Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruple lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ruple life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Ruple in 1960 was 53, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruple

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruple 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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