Rogge Family History

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Rogge Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Roger. North German and Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a grower of rye or a baker of rye bread, from Low German, Dutch rogge ‘rye’.

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

Similar surnames: Pogge, Sorge, Range, Hegge, Ruge, Voge, Roche, Hogg, Monge, Bagge

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Rogge Family Origin

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Rogge Family Occupations

What did your Rogge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rogge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Rogge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rogge family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rogge.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Rogge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Rogge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rogge 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Rogge. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Rogge. For the veterans among your Rogge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rogge Life Expectancy

What is the average Rogge lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Rogge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rogge in 1959 was 53, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rogge 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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