Roers Name Meaning

Dutch: occupational name from Dutch roer, Middle Dutch ro(e)der, rueder ‘gauger of wine casks’. North German (Röers): variant of Röder (see Roder 1).

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


Similar surnames: Roehrs, Broers, Moers, Joers, Goers, Boers, Rohrs, Roes, Rakers

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Roers Family Origin

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Roers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Hammer Maker

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Works In Brewery

    25%

In 1880, the most common Roers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Roers's were Farmers. Farmer, Hammer Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roers. A less common occupation for the Roers family was Works In Brewery.

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Roers Historical Records

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Roers Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, Roers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Roers in 1965 was 71, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roers

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