Rohland Family History

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Rohland Name Meaning

variant spelling of Roland. habitational name from a place called Rohland in Westphalia, named as Rodeland, denoting a plot of land in a clearing.

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

Similar surnames: Rowland, Bohland, Rolland, Ohland, Morland, Hofland, Holland, Lofland

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Rohland Family Origin

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Rohland Family Occupations

What did your Rohland ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rohland. The most common Rohland occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Rohland's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rohland family was Painter.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Painter


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

Rohland Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rohland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rohland 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 468 immigration records available for the last name Rohland. 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 Rohland. For the veterans among your Rohland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rohland Life Expectancy

What is the average Rohland lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Rohland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Rohland in 1950 was 31, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rohland 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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