Rodier Family History

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Rodier Name Meaning

Southern French: occupational name for a wheelwright or topographic name for someone who lived by a waterwheel, from an agent derivative of Occitan rode ‘wheel’ (Latin rota).

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


Similar surnames: Roder, Bodner, Roker, Rossier, Rocker, Rosier, Roper, Loder, Reder

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Rodier Family Origin

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Rodier Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    17%
  • Buyer Cotton Goods For Shipping (Dlr)

    17%
  • Clerk Cheesemonger

    17%
  • Commercial Agent

    17%

In 1881, the most common Rodier occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 17% of Rodier's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Rodier family was Commercial Agent. Annuitant, Buyer Cotton Goods For Shipping (Dlr) and Clerk Cheesemonger were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rodier.

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Rodier Historical Records

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Rodier Life Expectancy

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