Rodger Family History

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Rodger Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Roger 1.

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


Similar surnames: Rodgers, Rodden, Hodge, Roiger, Rudder, Reder, Roller, Roger, Broder

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Rodger Family Origin

Where is the Rodger family from?

Rodger Family Occupations

What did your Rodger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rodger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Rodger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rodger. A less common occupation for the Rodger family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

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

Rodger Historical Records

What Rodger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rodger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rodger 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 Rodger

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rodger. 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 Rodger. For the veterans among your Rodger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rodger Life Expectancy

What is the average Rodger lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rodger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Rodger in 1951 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rodger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rodger 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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