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Ruffins Family Origin

Where is the Ruffins family from?

Ruffins Family Occupations

What did your Ruffins ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ruffins. 24% of Ruffins men worked as a Laborer and 21% of Ruffins women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ruffins were New Worker and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cook
  • Maid
  • Laundress
  • Servant

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

Ruffins Historical Records

What Ruffins family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ruffins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ruffins 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 105 immigration records available for the last name Ruffins. 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 229 military records available for the last name Ruffins. For the veterans among your Ruffins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruffins Life Expectancy

What is the average Ruffins lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Ruffins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Ruffins in 1959 was 47, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ruffins

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ruffins 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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