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Rothmeyer Name Meaning

German: distinguishing nickname for a red-haired tenant farmer (see Roth 1, Meyer) or for one whose land had been cleared from forest or woodland (see Roth 2, Meyer).

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


Similar surnames: Rodemeyer, Rosemeyer, Rustemeyer, Lohmeyer, Nordmeyer, Rothbauer

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Rothmeyer Family Origin

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Rothmeyer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    25%
  • Shoe Maker

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rothmeyer family was Shoe Maker. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rothmeyer. The most common Rothmeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rothmeyer's were Farmers.

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Rothmeyer Historical Records

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Rothmeyer Life Expectancy

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