Rothgeb Family History

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Rothgeb Name Meaning

German: variant of Rathgeber.

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


Similar surnames: Rathgeb, Rather, Roten, Roettger, Gotlieb, Rottner, Kothe, Rotter

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Rothgeb Family Origin

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Rothgeb Family Occupations

What did your Rothgeb ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rothgeb. A less common occupation for the Rothgeb family was Carpenter. The most common Rothgeb occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rothgeb's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farm

    10%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Rothgeb Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rothgeb. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rothgeb 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rothgeb. 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 Rothgeb. For the veterans among your Rothgeb ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rothgeb Life Expectancy

What is the average Rothgeb lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Rothgeb life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rothgeb in 1950 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rothgeb

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rothgeb 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.

Famous Rothgeb Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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