Rosebrough Family History

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Rosebrough Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. Probably an altered spelling of Rosberg or Rossburg (see Rosburg).

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

Similar surnames: Roseborough, Rosborough, Prough, Brough, Rodenbaugh, Redenbaugh

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Rosebrough Family Origin

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Rosebrough Family Occupations

What did your Rosebrough ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rosebrough occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Rosebrough's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosebrough. A less common occupation for the Rosebrough family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Bookkeeper

  • Farm Laborer


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

Rosebrough Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rosebrough. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosebrough 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 159 immigration records available for the last name Rosebrough. 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 605 military records available for the last name Rosebrough. For the veterans among your Rosebrough ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosebrough Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosebrough lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Rosebrough life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Rosebrough in 1956 was 34, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosebrough

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosebrough 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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