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Rutledge Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. If it is a habitational name, the location and etymology of the place from which it derives are obscure. Routledge, the more common form in the British Isles, is found mainly on the English-Scottish borders. The place in Cumbria, now called Routledge Burn, seems to have received its name in the 16th century from a member of the family rather than vice versa.

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

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Rutledge Family Origin

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Rutledge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Rutledge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Rutledge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rutledge family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rutledge.

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Rutledge Life Expectancy

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