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Roedel Family History

Roedel Name Meaning
metonymic occupational name for a scribe or registrar, from Middle High German rodel ‘list’, ‘roll’ (Latin rotula ‘scroll’).habitational name from Rödel in Saxony and Rhineland.from a pet form of a Germanic personal name, Rodilo, formed with hrod ‘fame’, ‘renown’.

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

27,201 Historical Documents with Roedel on Ancestry.com
11,196 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,066 Military Records
1,214 Immigration Records
4,813 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Roedel Families

  • Number of Roedel families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Roedel families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Roedel last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Roedel census records

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Roedel Family Origin

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Roedel Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Roedel

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Roedel Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Roedel census records

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Roedel Civil War Service Records

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