Rohleder Family History

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Rohleder Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a tanner, from Middle High German ro ‘raw’ + leder ‘leather’.

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


Similar surnames: Rohweder, Schleyer, Sporleder, Holder, Schleder, Kohler, Roedel

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Rohleder Family Origin

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Rohleder Family Occupations

What did your Rohleder ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rohleder family was Cooper. Apothecary, Baker and Civil Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rohleder. The most common Rohleder occupation in the USA was Apothecary. 11% of Rohleder's were Apothecarys.

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  • Apothecary

    11%
  • Baker

    11%
  • Civil Engineer

    11%
  • Cooper

    11%

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

Rohleder Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rohleder. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rohleder 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rohleder. 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 Rohleder. For the veterans among your Rohleder ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rohleder Life Expectancy

What is the average Rohleder lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Rohleder life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Rohleder in 1956 was 61, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rohleder

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rohleder 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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