Roquemore Family History

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Roquemore Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of French Roquemaure, a habitational name from either of two places so named, in Gard and Tam. This name is concentrated in AL and GA.

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


Similar surnames: Roque, Laquerre, Rockmore, Rushmore, Rochefort, Roemer, Rosemond

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Roquemore Family Origin

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Roquemore Family Occupations

What did your Roquemore ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roquemore. The most common Roquemore occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Roquemore's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roquemore family was Farm Hand.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    5%

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

Roquemore Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roquemore. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roquemore 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Roquemore. 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 Roquemore. For the veterans among your Roquemore ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roquemore Life Expectancy

What is the average Roquemore lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Roquemore life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Roquemore in 1953 was 43, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roquemore 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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