Rosemeyer Family History

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Rosemeyer Name Meaning

German: nickname and distinguishing name for a farmer who grew or liked roses, from a compound of Middle High German rose ‘rose’ + meier ‘(tenant) farmer’, ‘steward’.

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


Similar surnames: Rodemeyer, Kohlmeyer, Wedemeyer, Hockemeyer, Nordmeyer, Lohmeyer

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Rosemeyer Family Origin

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Rosemeyer Family Occupations

What did your Rosemeyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rosemeyer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Rosemeyer's were Farmers. Farmer, Candy Store and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosemeyer. A less common occupation for the Rosemeyer family was Eng. Fire Department.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Candy Store

    11%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Eng. Fire Department

    11%

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

Rosemeyer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rosemeyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosemeyer lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rosemeyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Rosemeyer in 1952 was 23, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosemeyer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosemeyer 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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