Roshak Family History

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Roshak Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Roschack or Roschak, probably a variant of Raschack, from radzak ‘counselor’, ‘adviser’.

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


Similar surnames: Hoshaw, Rosar, Rosell, Rosman, Rosh, Rostek, Roshon, Hodak, Russak

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Roshak Family Origin

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Roshak Family Occupations

What did your Roshak ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roshak occupation in the USA was Bucket Factory. 100% of Roshak's were Bucket Factorys.

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  • Bucket Factory

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Roshak Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roshak Life Expectancy

What is the average Roshak lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2002, in the United States, Roshak life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Roshak in 1963 was 70, and 87 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roshak

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roshak 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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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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