Roseborough Family History

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Roseborough Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Rosborough. Probably also an altered spelling of Swedish Rosberg or German Rossburg (see Rosburg).

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

Similar surnames: Rosborough, Rosebrough, Rosberg, Malbrough, Rosburg, Brough

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Roseborough Family Origin

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Roseborough Family Occupations

What did your Roseborough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roseborough. The most common Roseborough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Roseborough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roseborough family was Atty At Law.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Laborer

  • Atty At Law


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

Roseborough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Roseborough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roseborough 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 393 immigration records available for the last name Roseborough. 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 802 military records available for the last name Roseborough. For the veterans among your Roseborough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roseborough Life Expectancy

What is the average Roseborough lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Roseborough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Roseborough in 1962 was 83, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roseborough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roseborough 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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