Rodd Family History

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Rodd Name Meaning

English: variant of Rhodes. German: variant of Rode 1.

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

Similar surnames: Rode, Rody, Rhode, Roda, Roed, Rodi, Rod, Codd, Redd, Rock

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Rodd Family Origin

Where is the Rodd family from?

Rodd Family Occupations

What did your Rodd ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rodd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Rodd's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rodd family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rodd.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Blacksmith


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

Rodd Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Rodd. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rodd 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rodd. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rodd. For the veterans among your Rodd ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rodd Life Expectancy

What is the average Rodd lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Rodd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rodd in 1945 was 44, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rodd

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rodd 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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