Rusche Family History

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Rusche Name Meaning

variant of Rusch. from Czech ruže ‘rose’, probably a metonymic occupational name for a rose grower. EG

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

Similar surnames: Ruscher, Rusch, Rosche, Kruschke, Buche, Rush, Ruse, Huscher, Pusch

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Rusche Family Origin

Where is the Rusche family from?

Rusche Family Occupations

What did your Rusche ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rusche family was Shoemaker. Farmer, Cigar Maker and Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rusche. The most common Rusche occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Rusche's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Cigar Maker

  • Shoe Maker

  • Shoemaker


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

Rusche Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rusche. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rusche 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 877 immigration records available for the last name Rusche. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rusche. For the veterans among your Rusche ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rusche Life Expectancy

What is the average Rusche lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rusche life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rusche in 1958 was 56, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rusche

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rusche 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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