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Ronne Name Meaning

German (Rönne): habitational name from any of the places so named, near Winsen, Kiel, and Bielefeld. Danish (Rønne): habitational name from a place named Rønne, of which at least one example has the meaning ‘swamp’.

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


Similar surnames: Rinne, Rogne, Bonne, Sonne, Rohn, Fonte, Runte, Ronco, Horne, Monge

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Where is the Ronne family from?

You can see how Ronne families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ronne family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Ronne families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 11 Ronne families living in Wisconsin. This was about 24% of all the recorded Ronne's in the USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Ronne families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ronne surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ronne ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ronne. 25% of Ronne men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Ronne women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ronne were Pattern Maker and Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Farmer
    25%
  • Carpenter
    13%
  • Pattern Maker
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    15%
  • Teacher
    15%
  • School Teacher
    15%
  • Farmer
    15%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ronne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ronne census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Ronne. 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 Cards

There are 833 military records available for the last name Ronne. For the veterans among your Ronne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ronne lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ronne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ronne in 1963 was 72, and 59 in 2004.

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