Rosentreter Family History

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Rosentreter Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German rose ‘rose’ + an agent derivative of treten ‘to step or tread’, an occupational name for a rose grower or a topographic name for someone who lived by a path that was overgrown with roses.

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

Similar surnames: Rosenbauer, Rosemeyer, Rosenwasser, Kronenwetter, Riesterer, Koetter

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Rosentreter Family Origin

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Rosentreter Family Occupations

What did your Rosentreter ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rosentreter family was Miller. The most common Rosentreter occupation in the USA was Bird Dealer. 17% of Rosentreter's were Bird Dealers. Bird Dealer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosentreter.

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  • Bird Dealer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Miller


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

Rosentreter Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rosentreter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosentreter 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 697 immigration records available for the last name Rosentreter. 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 887 military records available for the last name Rosentreter. For the veterans among your Rosentreter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosentreter Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosentreter lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Rosentreter life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Rosentreter in 1954 was 30, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosentreter

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosentreter 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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