Rosett Family History

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Rosett Name Meaning

English: probably an altered form of French Rosette. Norwegian: variant of Roseth.

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

Similar surnames: Rowett, Rosete, Roseth, Robnett, Rosell, Coslett, Brossett, Roser

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Rosett Family Origin

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Rosett Family Occupations

What did your Rosett ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rosett family was Keeping House. Farmer, Dry Goods Merchant and Jewelry Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosett. The most common Rosett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Rosett's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Dry Goods Merchant

  • Jewelry Clerk

  • Keeping House


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

Rosett Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rosett Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosett lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Rosett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Rosett in 1963 was 68, and 66 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosett 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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