Recktenwald Family History

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Recktenwald Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Recktenwald, near Saarbrücken.

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


Similar surnames: Rectenwald, Rickenbach, Beckstead, Schoenwald, Rosenwald, Recker

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Recktenwald Family Origin

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Recktenwald Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Coal Dealer

    17%
  • Molder

    17%

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In 1880, Blacksmith, Carpenter and Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Recktenwald. A less common occupation for the Recktenwald family was Molder. The most common Recktenwald occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Recktenwald's were Blacksmiths.

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Recktenwald Historical Records

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Recktenwald Life Expectancy

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