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I am a Rode also looking for my family,I am looking for a woman named at birth Karen Rode,and my grandmother Ruth Rode who was a Chamberlin and they were my Dads parents,Karen was given up for addoption and my father Ernest H.Rode jr.was left in the orphanage at a young age,I spoke to a couple of his aunts who told me their granfather,which is my greatgrandfather,his name was Walter Rode,and he was directly from Germany,and then came to Connecticut and 6 children,Otto,Ernest sr.Margaret,Alice,Helen,walter jr.2out of the 6 children are still alive and my greatgrandfather moved to california and died out there,anyone that has info on this family please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org thank you Loralee Rode-Loosemore