Roane Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Rowan or possibly a variant of Ruane.

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

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Roane Family Origin

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Roane Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Roane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Roane's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roane family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roane.

Source: Census data for Roane | Data not to scale

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Roane Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Roane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Roane in 1949 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roane

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