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Rodeheaver Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle Low German roden, Middle High German roten ‘to clear’ + Middle High German hou ‘assart’, ‘area of forest assigned for clearing’. Alternatively, the second element may be an agent derivative of Middle High German houwen ‘to chop or cut down’, in which case the name is of occupational origin.

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


Similar surnames: Rothbauer, Haver, Rademaker, Deaver, Rosenbauer, Rockefeller

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Rodeheaver Family Origin

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Rodeheaver Family Occupations

What did your Rodeheaver ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rodeheaver occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Rodeheaver's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rodeheaver.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    33%

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Rodeheaver Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rodeheaver. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rodeheaver 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rodeheaver. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rodeheaver. For the veterans among your Rodeheaver ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rodeheaver Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rodeheaver life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rodeheaver in 1963 was 78, and 71 in 2004.

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