Ruesink Family History

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Ruesink Name Meaning

Dutch: variant spelling of Roosingh, a metronymic from the female personal name Rosa. DEB, kh; IGI; 1880: 22, 11 of them Dutch

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


Similar surnames: Ruen, Huenink, Rein, Lueking, Rensink, Rubin, Remick, Guerin, Rosini

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Ruesink Family Origin

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Ruesink Family Occupations

What did your Ruesink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ruesink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Ruesink's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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

Ruesink Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ruesink Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruesink lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2003, in the United States, Ruesink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ruesink in 1945 was 61, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruesink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruesink 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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