Rettberg Family History

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Rettberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Rethberg in the Lippe district or from any of several places so named in northwestern Germany.

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


Similar surnames: Remsberg, Rehberg, Westberg, Heiberg, Risberg, Lehmberg, Freiberg

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Rettberg Family Origin

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Rettberg Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    22%
  • Baker

    11%
  • Blacksmith

    11%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%

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In 1880, Butcher, Baker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rettberg. The most common Rettberg occupation in the USA was Butcher. 22% of Rettberg's were Butchers. A less common occupation for the Rettberg family was Cabinet Maker.

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Rettberg Historical Records

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Rettberg Life Expectancy

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