Roesner Family History

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Roesner Name Meaning

German (also Rösner): variant of Rosner.

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

Similar surnames: Rosner, Resner, Roesener, Roesler, Roessner, Rasner, Koestner

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Roesner Family Origin

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Roesner Family Occupations

What did your Roesner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roesner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Roesner's were Farmers. Farmer, Boating and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roesner. A less common occupation for the Roesner family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

  • Boating

  • Laborer

  • Tailor


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

Roesner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roesner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roesner 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 461 immigration records available for the last name Roesner. 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 883 military records available for the last name Roesner. For the veterans among your Roesner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roesner Life Expectancy

What is the average Roesner lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Roesner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Roesner in 1953 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roesner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roesner 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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