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Roulier Family History

Roulier Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a carrier or carter.

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


Similar surnames: Boulier, Soulier, Roller, Rodier, Courier, Bouvier, Loubier, Moulder

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Where is the Roulier family from?

You can see how Roulier families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Roulier family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Roulier families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1920 there were 7 Roulier families living in Massachusetts. This was about 20% of all the recorded Roulier's in USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Roulier families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Roulier surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Roulier ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Battery Hand were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Roulier. 16% of Roulier men worked as a Salesman and 50% of Roulier women worked as a Battery Hand. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roulier were Weaver and Proprietor. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    16%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Loom Fixer
    16%
  • Weaver
    12%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Battery Hand
    50%
  • Proprietor
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roulier. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roulier census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 247 immigration records available for the last name Roulier. 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 Cards

There are 175 military records available for the last name Roulier. For the veterans among your Roulier ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Roulier lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Roulier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Roulier in 1955 was 45, and 67 in 2004.

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