Rhoda Family History

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Rhoda Name Meaning

German: variant of Rohde (see Rode).

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

Similar surnames: Rhode, Roda, Rhody, Rodd, Hoda, Jahoda, Rhoden, Thoma, Rode, Hora

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Rhoda Family Origin

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Rhoda Family Occupations

What did your Rhoda ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rhoda occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Rhoda's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rhoda family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rhoda.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farming

  • Laborer


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

Rhoda Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Rhoda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rhoda 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 694 immigration records available for the last name Rhoda. 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 Rhoda. For the veterans among your Rhoda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rhoda Life Expectancy

What is the average Rhoda lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rhoda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Rhoda in 1953 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rhoda

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rhoda 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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