Rosburg Family History

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Rosburg Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Rossburg, a habitational name for someone from Rochsburg, Saxony, or from Roseburg near Lüneburg, Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Rosberg, Risberg, Ramsburg, Roberg, Vosburg, Burg, Homburg, Vosberg

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Rosburg Family Origin

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Rosburg Family Occupations

What did your Rosburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Plater and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosburg. The most common Rosburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rosburg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rosburg family was Saloon Clerk.

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  • Farmer

  • Plater

  • Retired Farmer

  • Saloon Clerk


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

Rosburg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Rosburg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosburg 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 153 immigration records available for the last name Rosburg. 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 720 military records available for the last name Rosburg. For the veterans among your Rosburg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosburg lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rosburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Rosburg in 1962 was 39, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosburg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosburg 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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