Rothert Family History

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Rothert Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of hrod ‘renown’ + hard ‘bold’ ‘brave’.

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

Similar surnames: Rother, Rathert, Robert, Goshert, Roche, Roether, Hockert, Hoffert

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Rothert Family Origin

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Rothert Family Occupations

What did your Rothert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rothert. The most common Rothert occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 11% of Rothert's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Rothert family was Cigar Maker.

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  • Keeping House

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Cigar Maker


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

Rothert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rothert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rothert 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 502 immigration records available for the last name Rothert. 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 645 military records available for the last name Rothert. For the veterans among your Rothert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rothert Life Expectancy

What is the average Rothert lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Rothert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rothert in 1949 was 55, and 92 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rothert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rothert 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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