Roethlisberger Family History

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Roethlisberger Name Meaning

Swiss German: habitational name for someone from a place called Röthlisberg or Rödlingsberg, so named from the personal name Rödling, a pet form of Rudolf + Middle High German berc ‘mountain’.

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


Similar surnames: Leinberger, Hohenberger, Weisberger, Roethler, Kochersperger

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Roethlisberger Family Origin

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Roethlisberger Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roethlisberger. The most common Roethlisberger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Roethlisberger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Keeping House

    50%

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Roethlisberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roethlisberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roethlisberger 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 Roethlisberger. 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 Roethlisberger. For the veterans among your Roethlisberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roethlisberger Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roethlisberger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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