Rosendahl Family History

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Rosendahl Name Meaning

Swedish and Danish: either an ornamental name composed of the elements rosen- (combining form of ros ‘rose’) + dahl, an old or ornamental spelling of dal ‘valley’, or a habitational name from a widespread place name of comparatively recent origin. German: variant of Rosenthal.

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


Similar surnames: Rosdahl, Rendahl, Grondahl, Sandahl, Sundahl, Grendahl, Youngdahl

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Rosendahl Family Origin

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Rosendahl Family Occupations

What did your Rosendahl ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Food Aspect (jewish Refuse) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rosendahl. 13% of Rosendahl men worked as a Food Aspect (jewish Refuse) and 25% of Rosendahl women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rosendahl were Merchant (retired) and Lady Lelp (paid)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Food Aspect (jewish Refuse)
    13%
  • Instrument Maker Teleprinter Electrical Spe
    13%
  • Ladies Tailor Machiner
    13%
  • Merchant (retired)
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    25%
  • Chartered Masseuse
    13%
  • Domestic Now Without Work
    13%
  • Lady Lelp (paid)
    13%

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

Rosendahl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rosendahl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosendahl 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosendahl. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rosendahl. For the veterans among your Rosendahl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosendahl Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosendahl lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Rosendahl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Rosendahl in 1949 was 55, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosendahl

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