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Roston Name Meaning

habitational name from a place in Derbyshire, recorded in Domesday Book as Roschintone, possibly ‘estate (Old English tun) associated with Hrothsige’, an Old English personal name. variant of Rosson.

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

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Roston Family Origin

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Roston Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Coachman

    8%
  • Farm Lab.

    8%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roston family was Farm Lab.. The most common Roston occupation in the USA was Butcher. 8% of Roston's were Butchers. Butcher, Carpenter and Coachman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roston.

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Roston Life Expectancy

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