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Rotar Name Meaning

Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Rotard, a compound of hrod ‘renown’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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


Similar surnames: Roger, Bitar, Drotar, Kotar, Rota, Antar, Ronan, Kotas, Tokar, Sotak

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Rotar Family Origin

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Rotar Family Occupations

What did your Rotar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rotar. The most common Rotar occupation in the USA was Barber. 50% of Rotar's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

    50%
  • Farmer

    50%

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

Rotar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rotar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rotar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Rotar

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rotar. 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 Rotar. For the veterans among your Rotar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rotar Life Expectancy

What is the average Rotar lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rotar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rotar in 1957 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rotar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rotar 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 Rotar Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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