Rehkopf Family History

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Rehkopf Name Meaning

German: from Middle German re ‘roe deer’ + kopf ‘head’, hence a nickname for someone thought to have a face like a deer’s, perhaps with large soft eyes.

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


Similar surnames: Rothkopf, Kopf, Weiskopf, Muskopf, Schopf, Roskopf, Reukauf, Reiff

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Rehkopf Family Origin

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Rehkopf Family Occupations

What did your Rehkopf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rehkopf. The most common Rehkopf occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 33% of Rehkopf's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Rehkopf family was Furniture And Undertaker.

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  • Keeping House

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Furniture And Undertaker

    17%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rehkopf ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rehkopf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rehkopf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rehkopf 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rehkopf. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rehkopf. For the veterans among your Rehkopf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rehkopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Rehkopf lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Rehkopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rehkopf in 1960 was 54, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rehkopf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rehkopf ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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