Roosen Family History

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Roosen Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Rosen, Rossen, Roose, Goosen, Roozen, Rose, Olsen, Roos, Roser, Osen

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Roosen Family Origin

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Roosen Family Occupations

What did your Roosen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Roosen. 50% of Roosen women worked as a Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    50%
  • Saleslady
    50%

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

Roosen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roosen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roosen 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 729 immigration records available for the last name Roosen. 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 493 military records available for the last name Roosen. For the veterans among your Roosen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roosen Life Expectancy

What is the average Roosen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Roosen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Roosen in 1963 was 74, and 73 in 2003.

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