Rudow Family History

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Rudow Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from a place so named near Berlin, the name of which is of Slavic origin, based on ruda ‘iron ore’. EG, pwh

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


Similar surnames: Rudi, Rakow, Gadow, Ludlow, Burow, Rudin, Brunow, Sydow, Ruda, Kadow

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Rudow Family Origin

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Rudow Family Occupations

What did your Rudow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Miller and Pattern Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rudow. A less common occupation for the Rudow family was Seaman. The most common Rudow occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Rudow's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Miller

    20%
  • Pattern Maker

    20%
  • Seaman

    20%

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Rudow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rudow Life Expectancy

What is the average Rudow lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Rudow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rudow in 1964 was 72, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rudow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rudow 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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