Wruck Family History

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Wruck Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle Low German wruk, wrok ‘cantankerous’.

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


Similar surnames: Kruck, Bruck, Ruck, Breck, Frack, Krock, Reck, Ruch, Krack, Muck

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Wruck Family Origin

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Wruck Family Occupations

What did your Wruck ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wruck occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Wruck's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wruck. A less common occupation for the Wruck family was Works In Plating Shop.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Shoemaker

    13%
  • Works In Plating Shop

    13%

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

Wruck Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wruck. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wruck census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wruck

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wruck. 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 Wruck. For the veterans among your Wruck ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wruck Life Expectancy

What is the average Wruck lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Wruck life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Wruck in 1941 was 46, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wruck

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wruck 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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