Ruetz Family History

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Ruetz Name Meaning

German (also Rütz): variant of Rutz. ExG***

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


Similar surnames: Rueth, Raetz, Wuertz, Aretz, Rantz, Rutz, Pretz, Getz, Krutz, Spetz

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Ruetz Family Origin

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Ruetz Family Occupations

What did your Ruetz ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ruetz occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Ruetz's were Farmers. Farmer and Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ruetz.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Mason

    33%

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

Ruetz Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ruetz Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruetz lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Ruetz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Ruetz in 1962 was 81, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruetz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruetz 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.

Famous Ruetz Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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