Roggenkamp Family History

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Roggenkamp Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by a rye field or a domain where rye was grown, from Middle Low German rogge ‘rye’ + kamp ‘field’, ‘domain’.

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


Similar surnames: Oldenkamp, Bohnenkamp, Langenkamp, Hollenkamp, Overkamp, Trenkamp

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Roggenkamp Family Origin

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Roggenkamp Family Occupations

What did your Roggenkamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roggenkamp occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Roggenkamp's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roggenkamp family was Clerk In Store. Farmer and Agent For Olil. W were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roggenkamp.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Agent For Olil. W

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%

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Roggenkamp Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roggenkamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Roggenkamp lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Roggenkamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Roggenkamp in 1963 was 55, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roggenkamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roggenkamp 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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