Rossbach Family History

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Rossbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places named Rossbach or Rosbach.

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

Similar surnames: Rosenbach, Rohrbach, Rombach, Weisbach, Rossberg, Holbach, Goldbach

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Rossbach Family Origin

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Rossbach Family Occupations

What did your Rossbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rossbach occupation in the USA was Tailor. 11% of Rossbach's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Rossbach family was Carpenter. Tailor, Barber and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rossbach.

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  • Tailor

  • Barber

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Carpenter


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

Rossbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rossbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rossbach 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rossbach. 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 Rossbach. For the veterans among your Rossbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rossbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Rossbach lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rossbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Rossbach in 1944 was 39, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rossbach

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rossbach 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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