Ruffini Family History

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Ruffini Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Ruffino.

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


Similar surnames: Ruffino, Ruffing, Luchini, Guarini, Bufalini, Raffin, Rini, Puccini

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Ruffini Family Origin

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Ruffini Family Occupations

What did your Ruffini ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ruffini. 23% of Ruffini men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Ruffini women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ruffini were Truck Driver and Housework

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Proprietor
    5%
  • Truck Driver
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    11%
  • Bookkeeper
    8%
  • Clerk
    8%
  • Housework
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ruffini Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ruffini. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruffini 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Ruffini. 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 392 military records available for the last name Ruffini. For the veterans among your Ruffini ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruffini Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruffini lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ruffini life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Ruffini in 1959 was 59, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruffini

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