Roethler Family History

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Roethler Name Meaning

occupational name for a scribe or registrar, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rodel ‘list’, ‘roll’ (Latin rotula ‘scroll’). from a variant of Rödler, a pet form of the personal name Rudolf.

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

Similar surnames: Roethle, Roesler, Roessler, Roether, Oehler, Rother, Kohler, Poehler

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Roethler Family Origin

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Roethler Family Occupations

What did your Roethler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roethler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Roethler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Roethler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roethler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roethler 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 48 immigration records available for the last name Roethler. 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 313 military records available for the last name Roethler. For the veterans among your Roethler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roethler Life Expectancy

What is the average Roethler lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Roethler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Roethler in 1957 was 61, and 76 in 2004.

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