Ruebush Family History

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Ruebush Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Rubusch, of Slavic origin, probably an occupational name for a stonemason, from a verb meaning ‘to hew’ (Czech rubati). EG

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

Similar surnames: Roudebush, Raudenbush, Rumbaugh, Rosebush, Bush, Rush, Roudabush

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Ruebush Family Origin

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Ruebush Family Occupations

What did your Ruebush ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ruebush. A less common occupation for the Ruebush family was Book Binder. The most common Ruebush occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Ruebush's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Book Binder


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Ruebush Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ruebush. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruebush 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 81 immigration records available for the last name Ruebush. 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 290 military records available for the last name Ruebush. For the veterans among your Ruebush ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruebush Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruebush lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Ruebush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ruebush in 1958 was 43, and 70 in 2004.

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