Rother Family History

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Rother Name Meaning

nickname for a person with red hair, from an inflected form of Roth 1. from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements hrod ‘renown’ + hari, heri ‘army’ or hard ‘strong’, ‘hardy’. variant of Roder. habitational name from any of various places so named.

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


Similar surnames: Rather, Rothert, Rothe, Rotter, Roemer, Otter, Rathert, Luther, Roger

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Rother Family Origin

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Rother Family Occupations

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  • Coachman (ND)

    20%
  • Drapers Asst

    20%
  • Hairdresser

    20%
  • Manufacturer Of Hosiery And Importer (Manuf)

    20%

In 1881, the most common Rother occupation in the UK was Coachman (ND). 20% of Rother's were Coachman (ND)s. Coachman (ND), Drapers Asst and Hairdresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rother. A less common occupation for the Rother family was Manufacturer Of Hosiery And Importer (Manuf).

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Rother Historical Records

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Rother Life Expectancy

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