Recktenwald Family History

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Recktenwald Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Recktenwald, near Saarbrücken.

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


Similar surnames: Rectenwald, Rickenbach, Beckstead, Schoenwald, Rosenwald, Recker

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Recktenwald Family Origin

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Recktenwald Family Occupations

What did your Recktenwald ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Recktenwald family was Molder. Blacksmith, Carpenter and Coal Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Recktenwald. The most common Recktenwald occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Recktenwald's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Coal Dealer

    17%
  • Molder

    17%

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Recktenwald Historical Records

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Recktenwald Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Recktenwald life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Recktenwald in 1940 was 43, and 78 in 2004.

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