Roarty Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Roarty Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Robhartaigh ‘son of Robhartach’, from robharta ‘full tide’. There has been considerable confusion with Ó Raithbheartaigh (see Rafferty), which may well be a later variant.

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

Similar surnames: Fogarty, Hogarty, Hearty, Harty, Carty, Clardy, Rarey, Darty, Gearty

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Roarty Family Origin

Where is the Roarty family from?

Roarty Family Occupations

What did your Roarty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Assessor and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roarty. The most common Roarty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Roarty's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roarty family was Coal Miner.

View Census data for Roarty | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

  • Assessor

  • Carpenter

  • Coal Miner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Roarty ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Roarty Historical Records

What Roarty family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Roarty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roarty census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Roarty

Passenger List

There are 490 immigration records available for the last name Roarty. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Roarty immigration records

Draft Card

There are 593 military records available for the last name Roarty. For the veterans among your Roarty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Roarty military records

You've only scratched the surface of Roarty family history.

Roarty Life Expectancy

What is the average Roarty lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Roarty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Roarty in 1945 was 46, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roarty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roarty 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.

Famous Roarty Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name