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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 4722 people with the Rudd surname? In that year Rudd was ranked number 893 for popularity in the UK.
The name Eldon means "Of old age" and is of Teutonic origin.
Ancestry is a major source of information if you are filling out your Eldon Rudd family tree. Many large databases are available to search covering from births, deaths and marriages, military records, census records and immigration records with many other smaller collections too. Free trials are normally available and are a good way to fill out a lot of your tree quickly.
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Did you know that there are currently 6129 people with the Rudd surname in the UK? Rudd is now ranked number 972 for popularity in the UK.
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Did you know that there are currently 21268 people with the Rudd surname in the USA? Rudd is ranked number 150 for popularity in the USA.
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