Rongstad Family History

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Rongstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Trøndelag, named with an uncertain first element + stad ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Rogstad, Ringstad, Rostad, Folstad, Trygstad, Bronstad, Rolstad

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Rongstad Family Origin

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Rongstad Family Occupations

What did your Rongstad ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Rongstad. 25% of Rongstad men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    25%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%

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

Rongstad Historical Records

What Rongstad family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 695 census records available for the last name Rongstad. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rongstad 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 58 immigration records available for the last name Rongstad. 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 185 military records available for the last name Rongstad. For the veterans among your Rongstad ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rongstad Life Expectancy

What is the average Rongstad lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rongstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Rongstad in 1957 was 57, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rongstad

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rongstad 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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