Roseth Family History

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Roseth Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named either Roset, probably from a personal name (Old Norse Rói, modern Norwegian Roe, + set ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’), or Røset, Rødset, from Old Norse ross ‘mare’ or rauðr ‘red’ + set.

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

Similar surnames: Borseth, Forseth, Greseth, Huseth, Koeth, Gronseth, Roth, Rosen

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Roseth Family Origin

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Roseth Family Occupations

What did your Roseth ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roseth occupation in the USA was Lumbering. 100% of Roseth's were Lumberings.

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  • Lumbering


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Roseth Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roseth. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roseth 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 363 immigration records available for the last name Roseth. 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 216 military records available for the last name Roseth. For the veterans among your Roseth ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roseth Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Roseth life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Roseth in 1962 was 49, and 67 in 2004.

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