Rutley Family History

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Rutley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Great Rutleigh in Northlew, Devon. dktent; 1881, RW, KH

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

Similar surnames: Sutley, Ratley, Nutley, Utley, Rumley, Oatley, Ripley, Murley, Riley

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Rutley Family Origin

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Rutley Family Occupations

What did your Rutley ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Rutley. 60% of Rutley men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • F Son
  • Factory
  • Clerk

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

Rutley Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Rutley. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rutley 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 790 immigration records available for the last name Rutley. 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 520 military records available for the last name Rutley. For the veterans among your Rutley ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rutley Life Expectancy

What is the average Rutley lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2003, in the United States, Rutley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rutley in 1961 was 50, and 90 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rutley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rutley 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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