Roath Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Roth.

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


Similar surnames: Roat, Reath, Groat, Noah, Roeth, Reagh, Koth, Roths, Horth, Borth

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Roath Family Origin

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Roath Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roath. The most common Roath occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Roath's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roath family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Engineer

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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Roath Historical Records

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Roath Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Roath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Roath in 1960 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

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