Rohde Family History

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Rohde Name Meaning

German: variant of Rode 3.

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

Similar surnames: Rode, Ohde, Roden, Rodd, Rhode, Rohs, Ohme, Bohne, Gohde, Rohlf

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Rohde Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rohde name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rohde. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Germanic Europe


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Sweden


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Rohde Family Origin

Where is the Rohde family from?

Rohde Family Occupations

What did your Rohde ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rohde. The most common Rohde occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Rohde's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rohde family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Painter

  • Tailor


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

Rohde Historical Records

What Rohde family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Rohde. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rohde 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Rohde. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Rohde. For the veterans among your Rohde ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rohde Life Expectancy

What is the average Rohde lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Rohde life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Rohde in 1948 was 52, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rohde

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rohde 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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