Wroe Family History

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Wroe Name Meaning

English: variant of Wray.

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


Similar surnames: Roe, Wrye, Warde, Wice, Ree, Joe, Waye, Crom, Drye, Broe

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Wroe Family Origin

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Wroe Family Occupations

What did your Wroe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wroe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Wroe's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and File Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wroe. A less common occupation for the Wroe family was Oysterman.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Keeping House

    19%
  • File Cutter

    5%
  • Oysterman

    5%

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

Wroe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Wroe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wroe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wroe

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Wroe. 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 Wroe. For the veterans among your Wroe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wroe Life Expectancy

What is the average Wroe lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Wroe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Wroe in 1950 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wroe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wroe 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.

Famous Wroe Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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