The surname Ruppert was first found in Bavaria, where the name was anciently associated with the tribal conflicts of the area. They declared allegiances to many nobles and princes of early history, lending their influence in struggles for power and status within the region. They branched into many houses, and their contributions were sought by many leaders in their search for power.
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Paul Ruppert Baldacci (1907-1984), American college football player and head coach at the University of Akron (1946 to 1947)
J. Ruppert Jefferson, American Republican politician, Alternate Delegate to Republican National Convention from West Virginia, 1932; Member of West Virginia Republican State Executive Committee, 1937 
^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)