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Rockefeller is a German surname, originally given to people from the now-abandoned village of Rockenfeld near Neuwied in the Rhineland[1] and commonly referring to subjects associated with the Rockefeller family. It may refer to:

People with the name[edit]

Rockefeller family[edit]

Other people with the name[edit]

  • Clark Rockefeller (born Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter, 1961), convicted murderer and impostor
  • Jim Rockefeller, inventor of the Rockefeller Yankee, a fiberglass-bodied sports car
  • Lewis K. Rockefeller (1875–1948), US Representative from New York, Republican; not a member of the John D. Rockefeller branch of the family dynasty


Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]


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  1. ^ Hanks, Patrick; Hodges, Flavia (2002). The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford University Press. p. 528. ISBN 0198605617.