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Rutgers Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from the Germanic personal name Rutger (see Roger). dktent, pwh. Check this out; OK, DEB, KH

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


Similar surnames: Ritger, Rodgers, Rogers, Ruggiero, Jungels, Biggers, Ottmers, Rutter

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Rutgers Family Origin

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Rutgers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farm & Laborer

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rutgers family was Keeping House. Farmer and Farm & Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rutgers. The most common Rutgers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Rutgers's were Farmers.

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Rutgers Historical Records

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Rutgers Life Expectancy

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