Rodewald Family History

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Rodewald Name Meaning

habitational name from a place so named near Hannover or from places named Rodenwalde in Brandenburg, Mecklenburg, and East Prussia. from a Germanic personal name, Hrodowald, formed with hrod ‘renown’, ‘victory’ + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Rosenwald, Seewald, Rowland, Gronewold, Rodwell, Ostwald, Howald

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Rodewald Family Origin

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Rodewald Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Merchant

    13%
  • Barber

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Rodewald occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Rodewald's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rodewald. A less common occupation for the Rodewald family was Barber.

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Rodewald Historical Records

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Rodewald Life Expectancy

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