Roediger Family History

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Roediger Name Meaning

North German (Rödiger): variant of Rüdiger (see Rudiger).

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

Similar surnames: Ruediger, Roettger, Roeger, Rediker, Reiger, Biediger, Roiger

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Roediger Family Origin

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Roediger Family Occupations

What did your Roediger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, News Dealer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roediger. A less common occupation for the Roediger family was Cabinet Maker. The most common Roediger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Roediger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • News Dealer

  • Shoemaker

  • Cabinet Maker


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

Roediger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Roediger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roediger 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 511 immigration records available for the last name Roediger. 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 896 military records available for the last name Roediger. For the veterans among your Roediger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roediger Life Expectancy

What is the average Roediger lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Roediger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Roediger in 1959 was 36, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roediger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roediger 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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