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Rochman Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Rochmann: variant of Rückmann (see Ruckman ). Jewish (Ashkenazic): from Rauchman elaborated form of Rauch . Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the Yiddish female personal name Rokhe a pet form of Biblical Rachel + man ‘man’ in the sense of ‘husband’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Rothman, Richman, Kochman, Rozman, Roffman, Hochman, Roseman, Rotman

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Where is the Rochman family from?

You can see how Rochman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rochman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Rochman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 9 Rochman families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 38% of all the recorded Rochman's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Rochman families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rochman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rochman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Rochman. 21% of Rochman men worked as a Salesman and 13% of Rochman women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rochman were Laborer and Operator. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    21%
  • Peddler
    10%
  • Proprietor
    10%
  • Laborer
    10%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    13%
  • Clerk
    13%
  • Housewife
    13%
  • Operator
    13%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rochman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rochman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rochman. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 205 military records available for the last name Rochman. For the veterans among your Rochman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rochman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rochman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rochman in 1953 was 30, and 90 in 2004.

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