Rothkopf Family History

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Rothkopf Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for someone with red hair, from Middle High German rot ‘red’ + kopf ‘head’, German rot + Kopf.

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

Similar surnames: Grosskopf, Roth, Rehkopf, Rothbart, Rothrock, Rothman, Rothfuss

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Rothkopf Family Origin

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Rothkopf Family Occupations

What did your Rothkopf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rothkopf occupation in the USA was Butcher. 25% of Rothkopf's were Butchers. Butcher, Carpenter and Fancy Goods Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rothkopf. A less common occupation for the Rothkopf family was Works In Brewery.

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  • Butcher

  • Carpenter

  • Fancy Goods Dealer

  • Works In Brewery


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rothkopf ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rothkopf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 819 census records available for the last name Rothkopf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rothkopf 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 472 immigration records available for the last name Rothkopf. 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 367 military records available for the last name Rothkopf. For the veterans among your Rothkopf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rothkopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Rothkopf lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Rothkopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rothkopf in 1954 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rothkopf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rothkopf 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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