Roadcap Family History

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Roadcap Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Rothgeb.

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

Similar surnames: Roadman, Roady, Redcay, Radman, Radell, Roche, Rock, Rada, Roda

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Roadcap Family Origin

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Roadcap Family Occupations

What did your Roadcap ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roadcap. The most common Roadcap occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Roadcap's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roadcap family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Hand


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

Roadcap Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roadcap Life Expectancy

What is the average Roadcap lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Roadcap life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Roadcap in 1945 was 41, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roadcap

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roadcap 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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