Rongstad Family History

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Rongstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Trøndelag, named with an uncertain first element + stad ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Rogstad, Ringstad, Rostad, Folstad, Trygstad, Bronstad, Rolstad

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Rongstad Family Origin

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Rongstad Family Occupations

What did your Rongstad ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Rongstad Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rongstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Rongstad lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rongstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Rongstad in 1957 was 57, and 58 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rongstad 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.

Famous Rongstad Family

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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