Rookard Family History

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Rookard Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): unexplained. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Rückert or Ruckert.

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


Similar surnames: Rickard, Reckard, Rhynard, Rockford, Pickard, Rook, Dorward, Tooker

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Rookard Family Origin

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Rookard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    72%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Mechanic

    6%
  • Steel Melter

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Mechanic were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rookard. The most common Rookard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 72% of Rookard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rookard family was Steel Melter.

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Rookard Historical Records

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Rookard Life Expectancy

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