Norrod Family History

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Norrod Name Meaning

English: variant of Norwood. Possibly an altered spelling of German Naurod, a habitational name from Naurod near Wiesbaden, or Nauroth, a habitational name from Nauroth in the Westerwald, both denoting settlements on newly cleared land. Compare Neuroth.

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


Similar surnames: Norton, Norred, Norrid, Norrie, Porro, Norr, Corron, Herrod, Norwood

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Norrod Family Origin

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Norrod Family Occupations

What did your Norrod ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Norrod. 23% of Norrod men worked as a Farmer and 30% of Norrod women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Norrod were Clerk and Ironer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    23%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Miner
    10%
  • Clerk
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    30%
  • Housework
    30%
  • Caretaker
    10%
  • Ironer
    10%

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

Norrod Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Norrod. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Norrod 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 38 immigration records available for the last name Norrod. 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 434 military records available for the last name Norrod. For the veterans among your Norrod ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Norrod Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Norrod life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Norrod in 1945 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

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