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Rudman Name Meaning

North German (Rudmann) and Dutch: variant of Rothman(n) (see Rothman). English: nickname for a person with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from Middle English rudde ‘red’, ‘ruddy’ (see Rudd 1) + man ‘man’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Rude (variant of Rode used in Poland and Ukraine; compare Ratkovich) + Yiddish man ‘man’, in the sense ‘husband’. ab

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


Similar surnames: Rutman, Radman, Budman, Sudman, Gutman, Redman, Kurman, Furman

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Rudman Family Origin

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Rudman Family Occupations

What did your Rudman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Servant and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rudman. The most common Rudman occupation in Canada was Servant. 50% of Rudman's were Servants.

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  • Servant

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

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Rudman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rudman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rudman 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rudman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Rudman. For the veterans among your Rudman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rudman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rudman lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rudman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rudman in 1952 was 45, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rudman 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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