Rothfeld Family History

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Rothfeld Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name composed of German rot ‘red’ + Feld ‘field’.

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

Similar surnames: Rehfeld, Kronfeld, Rosenfeld, Kornfeld, Brachfeld, Goldfield, Rothell

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Rothfeld Family Origin

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Rothfeld Family Occupations

What did your Rothfeld ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rothfeld. 13% of Rothfeld men worked as a Salesman and 13% of Rothfeld women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rothfeld were Owner and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Accountant
  • Owner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Bookkeeper
  • New Worker
  • Secretary

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

Rothfeld Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rothfeld. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rothfeld 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 596 immigration records available for the last name Rothfeld. 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 176 military records available for the last name Rothfeld. For the veterans among your Rothfeld ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rothfeld Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rothfeld life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Rothfeld in 1958 was 59, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rothfeld 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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