Rogus Family History

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Rogus Name Meaning

German (of Slavic origin): topographic name for someone who lived where reeds grew, from Sorbian rogoscha ‘rush’.

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

Similar surnames: Bogus, Rous, Vogus, Ramus, Rokos, Riggs, Rocks, Rodis, Voges, Redus

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Rogus Family Origin

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Rogus Family Occupations

What did your Rogus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rogus occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Rogus's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Rogus family was Carriage M.. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rogus.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Carriage M.


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

Rogus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Rogus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rogus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rogus. 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 721 military records available for the last name Rogus. For the veterans among your Rogus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rogus Life Expectancy

What is the average Rogus lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Rogus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rogus in 1949 was 49, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rogus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rogus 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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