Roszel Family History

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Roszel Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Roscislaw (see Roszak).

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

Similar surnames: Roszak, Rishel, Rosel, Rossell, Robel, Roedel, Oshel, Ritzel, Rogel

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Roszel Family Origin

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Roszel Family Occupations

What did your Roszel ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roszel occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 29% of Roszel's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer, Clerk Adanis Ex. and Farms were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roszel. A less common occupation for the Roszel family was Keeping House.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Clerk Adanis Ex.

  • Farms

  • Keeping House


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

Roszel Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roszel. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roszel 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 219 immigration records available for the last name Roszel. 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 263 military records available for the last name Roszel. For the veterans among your Roszel ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roszel Life Expectancy

What is the average Roszel lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Roszel life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Roszel in 1965 was 80, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roszel

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roszel 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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