Rockman Family History

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Rockman Name Meaning

German (Rockmann): possibly a habitational name for someone from Rockau in Thuringia. Possibly an altered spelling of German Rochmann (see Rochman).

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

Similar surnames: Hockman, Bockman, Hackman, Brockman, Ruckman, Brickman, Rochman

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Rockman Family Origin

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Rockman Family Occupations

What did your Rockman ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Physician and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rockman. The most common Rockman occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Rockman's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Rockman family was Farmer.

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  • Laborer

  • Physician

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farmer


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

Rockman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rockman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rockman 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 885 immigration records available for the last name Rockman. 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 389 military records available for the last name Rockman. For the veterans among your Rockman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rockman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rockman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rockman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rockman in 1962 was 71, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rockman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rockman 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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