Ruffo Family History

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Ruffo Name Meaning

from a personal name (Latin Rufus, originally a nickname for someone with red hair, from a dialect form of the standard Latin word rubeus). This name was borne by various minor early saints, and occasionally used as a personal name in the Middle Ages. from a personal name of Germanic origin but uncertain form and meaning. The Calabrian noble family of this name is said to be of Norman origin. EC, kh

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


Similar surnames: Rufo, Reff, Rusco, Russo, Raffo, Huff, Rubio, Griffo, Cuff, Rullo

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Ruffo Family Origin

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Ruffo Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Ruffo. 50% of Ruffo men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Bookkeeper
    50%

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

Ruffo Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ruffo. 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 626 military records available for the last name Ruffo. For the veterans among your Ruffo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ruffo Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Ruffo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1956. The average life expectancy for Ruffo in 1940 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

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