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Rodgers Family History

Rodgers Name Meaning
Scottish, northern Irish, and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Roger 1.

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

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532,100 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
94,210 Military Records
42,006 Immigration Records
441,623 Census and Voter Lists
870,681 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Rodgers Families

  • Number of Rodgers families
     677 - 1,351
     226 - 676
     1 - 225
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Rodgers families
     1,114 - 2,225
     372 - 1,113
     1 - 371
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Rodgers families
     257 - 512
     86 - 256
     1 - 85
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Rodgers Family Origin

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Rodgers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Rodgers

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Rodgers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Rodgers Civil War Service Records

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