Rotman Family History

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Rotman Name Meaning

Dutch: from a personal name composed of the elements hroth ‘fame’ + man ‘man’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rothman.

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

Similar surnames: Rozman, Rosman, Notman, Rothman, Osman, Rutman, Roitman, Brotman

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Rotman Family Origin

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Rotman Family Occupations

What did your Rotman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rotman occupation in the UK was Flagger (Pavior). 100% of Rotman's were Flagger (Pavior)s.

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  • Flagger (Pavior)


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

Rotman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rotman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rotman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rotman. 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 575 military records available for the last name Rotman. For the veterans among your Rotman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rotman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rotman lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Rotman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Rotman in 1947 was 22, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rotman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rotman 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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