Rothe Family History

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Rothe Name Meaning

variant of Roth 1. habitational name from any of several places named Rothe, in Westphalia and Mecklenburg, or Rothau in Bavaria and Alsace.

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

Similar surnames: Rother, Rathe, Motte, Rather, Notte, Rothell, Rocha, Rohn, Rote

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Rothe Family Origin

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Rothe Family Occupations

What did your Rothe ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Advertising Lesigner Recking and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rothe. 9% of Rothe men worked as an Advertising Lesigner Recking and 38% of Rothe women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rothe were Locomotive Driver Steel W and Chauffeur Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Advertising Lesigner Recking
  • Foreman Carpenter Prefabric Hurring
  • Hotel Keeper
  • Locomotive Driver Steel W

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Unpaid Domestic
  • Bank Clerk
  • Chauffeur Secretary

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

Rothe Historical Records

What Rothe family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Rothe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rothe 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Rothe. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Rothe. For the veterans among your Rothe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rothe Life Expectancy

What is the average Rothe lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rothe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rothe in 1952 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rothe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rothe 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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