Rossen Family History

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Rossen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named in East Prussia. English: possibly a variant spelling of Rosson.

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


Similar surnames: Rosen, Rossin, Rosten, Fossen, Rosser, Bossen, Rowden, Riessen

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Rossen Family Origin

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Rossen Family Occupations

What did your Rossen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rossen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Rossen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rossen family was Atty At Law. Farmer, Miner and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rossen.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Miner

    7%
  • Accountant

    3%
  • Atty At Law

    3%

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

Rossen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rossen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rossen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Rossen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rossen. 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 Rossen. For the veterans among your Rossen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rossen Life Expectancy

What is the average Rossen lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rossen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Rossen in 1962 was 65, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rossen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rossen 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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