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Rothfuss Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German rot ‘red’ + vuoz ‘foot’, a nickname for someone who followed the fashion for shoes made from a type of fine reddish leather.according to another opinion a variant of Rotfuchs, from the Middle Low German form fos ‘fox’, a nickname for a clever person.

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


Similar surnames: Rothkopf, Ross, Reuss, Grothaus, Heuss, Rouse, Rothbauer, Rothfus

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Rothfuss Family Origin

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Rothfuss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Shoemaker

    5%

In 1880, the most common Rothfuss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Rothfuss's were Farmers. Farmer, Butcher and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rothfuss. A less common occupation for the Rothfuss family was Shoemaker.

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Rothfuss Historical Records

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Rothfuss Life Expectancy

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