Rethman Family History

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Rethman Name Meaning

North German (Rethmann): topographic name for someone who lived where reeds grew, from Middle Low German ret ‘reed’.

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


Similar surnames: Rothman, Rehmann, Rittman, Kathman, Gathman, Wehman, Rahman, Rebhan

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Rethman Family Origin

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Rethman Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rethman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpet Weaver

    20%
  • Iron Molder

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpet Weaver and Iron Molder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rethman. The most common Rethman occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Rethman's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rethman family was Laborer.

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Rethman Historical Records

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Rethman Life Expectancy

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