Rothenbach Family History

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Rothenbach Name Meaning

German (also Röthenbach): habitational name from any of numerous places named Rothenbach or Röthenbach.

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

Similar surnames: Rosenbach, Rockenbach, Rothenberg, Altenbach, Rickenbach, Eschenbach

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Rothenbach Family Origin

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Rothenbach Family Occupations

What did your Rothenbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rothenbach occupation in the USA was Tailor. 33% of Rothenbach's were Tailors. Tailor, Baker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rothenbach. A less common occupation for the Rothenbach family was House Keeper.

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  • Tailor

  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • House Keeper


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

Rothenbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 857 census records available for the last name Rothenbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rothenbach 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 241 immigration records available for the last name Rothenbach. 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 569 military records available for the last name Rothenbach. For the veterans among your Rothenbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rothenbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Rothenbach lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2002, in the United States, Rothenbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Rothenbach in 1956 was 45, and 81 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rothenbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rothenbach 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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