Ruta Name Meaning

Italian (Piedmont and Liguria): topographic name for someone who lived in an area where rue grew, ruta. EC Polish: topographic name for someone who lived by a patch of rue, Polish ruta (Latin ruta), or perhaps a nickname for someone thought to resemble the plant; the sap and foliage, for example, contain a strong irritant. AC, HH

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


Similar surnames: Rutka, Rota, Rua, Ruda, Rita, Rush, Buza, Pupa, Mula, Vota

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Ruta Family Origin

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Ruta Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Sailor

    33%

In 1880, the most common Ruta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Ruta's were Farmers. Farmer and Sailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ruta.

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Ruta Historical Records

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Ruta Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Ruta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Ruta in 1952 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruta

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