Roell Family History

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Roell Name Meaning

German and Swiss German (Röll): see Roll.

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


Similar surnames: Roelle, Roll, Rodell, Rolle, Groll, Boell, Roedl, Reil, Kell, Knell

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Roell Family Origin

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Roell Family Occupations

What did your Roell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Beer Brewer and Brewer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roell. The most common Roell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Roell's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roell family was Cook Hotel.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Beer Brewer

    5%
  • Brewer

    5%
  • Cook Hotel

    5%

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

Roell Historical Records

What Roell family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roell 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 Roell

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Roell. 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.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Roell. For the veterans among your Roell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roell Life Expectancy

What is the average Roell lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Roell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Roell in 1945 was 22, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roell 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.

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