Royse Name Meaning

English: variant of Royce. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Røyse, from Old Norse hreysi ‘heap of stones’. Probably an Americanized spelling of German Reus (or the variant Reuse), Reuss (or the variant Reusse).

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

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Royse Family Origin

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Royse Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    2%
  • Lawyer

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Royse. A less common occupation for the Royse family was Lawyer. The most common Royse occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Royse's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Royse | Data not to scale

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Royse Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Royse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Royse in 1957 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Royse

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