Rusco Family History

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Rusco Name Meaning

Italian: possibly a topographic name from rusco ‘butcher’s broom’ (Latin ruscus), but the numerous derivatives of this name suggest that it more likely from a personal name, Rusco, of Germanic origin. EC, kh

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


Similar surnames: Russo, Fusco, Ruffo, Vasco, Rusch, Ruscio, Raco, Runco, Musco, Turco

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Rusco Family Origin

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Rusco Family Occupations

What did your Rusco ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rusco. 9% of Rusco men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Rusco women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rusco were Common Labor and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    9%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Carpenter
    5%
  • Common Labor
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Stenographer
    8%
  • New Worker
    5%
  • Packer
    5%

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

Rusco Historical Records

What Rusco family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rusco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rusco 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Rusco. 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 322 military records available for the last name Rusco. For the veterans among your Rusco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rusco Life Expectancy

What is the average Rusco lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Rusco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rusco in 1960 was 72, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rusco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rusco 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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