Rosier Family History

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Rosier Name Meaning

French: topographic name from rosier ‘rosebush’.

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

Similar surnames: Losier, Rossier, Osier, Rodier, Rozier, Roser, Doster, Rosler, Rosser

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Rosier Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rosier name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rosier. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Norway


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Rosier Family Origin

Where is the Rosier family from?

Rosier Family Occupations

What did your Rosier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosier. A less common occupation for the Rosier family was Laborer. The most common Rosier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Rosier's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer

  • Laborer


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

Rosier Historical Records

What Rosier family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Rosier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosier 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosier. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Rosier. For the veterans among your Rosier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosier Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosier lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rosier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rosier in 1951 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosier 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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