Ro Name Meaning

Korean: variant of No. Perhaps a shortened form of Dutch de Ro, a variant of Rode.

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

Similar surnames: Roe, Ko, Roh, Rho, Rog, Do, Go, Ra, To, No

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Ro Family Origin

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Ro Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and School Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ro. 29% of Ro men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Helper
  • Caretaker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • School Teacher

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Ro Historical Records

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Ro Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Ro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ro in 1966 was 77, and 78 in 2004.

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