Rodenburg Family History

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Rodenburg Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian: habitational name from places so named in West Flanders and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. German: variant of Rodenberg, from Rotenburg, an older form of the place name.

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

Similar surnames: Rodenberg, Rosenberg, Romesburg, Rotenberg, Rifenburg, Ridenour

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Rodenburg Family Origin

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Rodenburg Family Occupations

What did your Rodenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rodenburg family was Coal Dealer. Farmer, Agent and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rodenburg. The most common Rodenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Rodenburg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Agent

  • Brewer

  • Coal Dealer


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

Rodenburg Historical Records

What Rodenburg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rodenburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rodenburg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Rodenburg

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rodenburg. 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 639 military records available for the last name Rodenburg. For the veterans among your Rodenburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rodenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Rodenburg lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rodenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Rodenburg in 1957 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rodenburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rodenburg 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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