Rostron Family History

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Rostron Name Meaning

English: variant of Rosson.

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

Similar surnames: Roston, Rosten, Hoston, Routon, Wooton, Golston, Rustin, Roberson

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Rostron Family Origin

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Rostron Family Occupations

What did your Rostron ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rostron family was Boiler Maker. Farmer, Barber and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rostron. The most common Rostron occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Rostron's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Laborer

  • Boiler Maker


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

Rostron Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rostron Life Expectancy

What is the average Rostron lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rostron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Rostron in 1962 was 49, and 48 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rostron

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rostron 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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