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Rothenberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of numerous places named Rothenberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Rot(en)berg ‘red mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Rotenberg, Ruthenberg, Rosenberg, Wattenberg, Guttenberg, Reichenberg

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Rothenberg Family Origin

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Rothenberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Button Hole Maker

    6%
  • Cap Maker

    6%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Button Hole Maker and Cap Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rothenberg. A less common occupation for the Rothenberg family was Cigar Maker. The most common Rothenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Rothenberg's were Farmers.

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Rothenberg Historical Records

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Rothenberg Life Expectancy

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