Roese Family History

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Roese Name Meaning

variant of Rose. (Röse) possibly a habitational name for someone from a place named Rösa near Bitterfeld.

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

Similar surnames: Rose, Roes, Royse, Roeber, Kroese, Froese, Reese, Breese, Rossa

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Roese Family Origin

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Roese Family Occupations

What did your Roese ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roese. A less common occupation for the Roese family was Cigar Maker. The most common Roese occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Roese's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Cigar Maker


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

Roese Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Roese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roese census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 775 immigration records available for the last name Roese. 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 Roese. For the veterans among your Roese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roese Life Expectancy

What is the average Roese lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Roese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Roese in 1944 was 22, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roese 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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