Rothman Family History

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Rothman Name Meaning

German (Rothmann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a person with red hair, from an elaborated form of Roth 1. German: topographic name for someone who lived on land that had been cleared, from an elaborated form of Roth 2. German (in Saxony and Silesia): occupational name for a counselor or nickname for a man respected for his opinions and advice, from a dialect variant of Middle High German rat ‘counsel’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Rochman, Rathmann, Rethman, Rozman, Brotman, Rotman, Roffman, Rodeman

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Rothman Family Origin

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Rothman Family Occupations

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  • Basket Maker

    25%
  • Butcher

    25%
  • Clerk

    25%
  • Commission Agent

    25%

In 1881, the most common Rothman occupation in the UK was Basket Maker. 25% of Rothman's were Basket Makers. Basket Maker, Butcher and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rothman. A less common occupation for the Rothman family was Commission Agent.

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Rothman Historical Records

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Rothman Life Expectancy

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