Roehr Name Meaning

variant of Rohr. North German: reduced form of Röder (see Roeder 2). from a reduced form of a Germanic personal name, Rothari, based on hrod ‘renown’, ‘victory’.

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


Similar surnames: Woehr, Roehrs, Loehr, Roeber, Roche, Rother, Roehrig, Roker, Roehl

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Roehr Family Origin

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Roehr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Baker

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roehr family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Carpenter and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roehr. The most common Roehr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Roehr's were Farmers.

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Roehr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Roehr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Roehr in 1951 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roehr

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