Rademaker Family History

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Rademaker Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: occupational name for a wheelwright or, by extension, a cartwright, from Middle Low German, Middle Dutch rat ‘wheel’ + makære ‘maker’. Compare Stellmacher, Wagner.

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

Similar surnames: Radmacher, Radaker, Rader, Wedemeyer, Rodeheaver, Habecker, Riemer

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Rademaker Family Origin

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Rademaker Family Occupations

What did your Rademaker ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Buyer (shoe Facto was the top reported job for people in the UK named Rademaker.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Buyer (shoe Facto

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

Rademaker Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rademaker. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rademaker 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rademaker. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 580 military records available for the last name Rademaker. For the veterans among your Rademaker ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rademaker Life Expectancy

What is the average Rademaker lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Rademaker life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rademaker in 1954 was 44, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rademaker

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rademaker 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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