Rodriguez Family History

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Rodriguez Name Meaning

Spanish (Rodríguez) and Portuguese: patronymic from the personal name Rodrigo.

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

Similar surnames: Rodrigues, Rodrigue, Rodrigo, Rodriques, Rodiguez, Iniguez, Rodriquez

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Rodriguez Family Origin

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Rodriguez Family Occupations

What did your Rodriguez ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Costurera were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rodriguez. 22% of Rodriguez men worked as a Laborer and 5% of Rodriguez women worked as a Costurera. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rodriguez were Farmer and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labrador
  • Jornalero
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Costurera
  • Maid
  • Sirvienta
  • Seamstress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rodriguez Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 940,000 census records available for the last name Rodriguez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rodriguez 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 454,000 immigration records available for the last name Rodriguez. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 83,000 military records available for the last name Rodriguez. For the veterans among your Rodriguez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rodriguez Life Expectancy

What is the average Rodriguez lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Rodriguez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rodriguez in 1940 was 41, and 70 in 2004.

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