Rottner Family History

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Rottner Name Meaning

German: of uncertain origin. Either a habitational name for someone from a place called in Rotten in Pomerania or a variant of Rotter 2.

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

Similar surnames: Rittner, Rotter, Kettner, Rottler, Suttner, Roetzer, Kostner, Sittner

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Rottner Family Origin

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Rottner Family Occupations

What did your Rottner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Typist were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rottner. 13% of Rottner men worked as a Salesman and 16% of Rottner women worked as a Typist. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rottner were Attendant and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Manager
  • Artist
  • Attendant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Typist
  • Bookeeper
  • Clerk
  • Housewife

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

Rottner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rottner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rottner 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 383 immigration records available for the last name Rottner. 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 699 military records available for the last name Rottner. For the veterans among your Rottner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rottner Life Expectancy

What is the average Rottner lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rottner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Rottner in 1944 was 36, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rottner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rottner 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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