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Rozas Name Meaning

Galician and Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places named Rozas, especially in Galicia, from the plural form of Galician and Spanish roza ‘cleared land ready for plowing’ (see Roza).

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

Similar surnames: Roza, Rosas, Rodas, Rojas, Ribas, Roma, Rosa, Rivas, Roda, Rozak

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Where is the Rozas family from?

You can see how Rozas families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rozas family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Rozas families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Rozas families living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Rozas's in the USA. California had the highest population of Rozas families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rozas surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rozas ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rozas. 55% of Rozas men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Rozas women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rozas were Merchant and Teacher.

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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

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Merchant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Farm Laborer
  • Teacher
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rozas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rozas 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 777 immigration records available for the last name Rozas. 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 296 military records available for the last name Rozas. For the veterans among your Rozas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rozas lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Rozas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Rozas in 1959 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

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