Ro Name Meaning

Korean: variant of No. Perhaps a shortened form of Dutch de Ro, a variant of Rode.

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


Similar surnames: Roe, Ko, Roh, Rho, Rog, Do, Go, Ra, To, No

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Ro Family Origin

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Ro Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Ro occupation in the USA was Shoe Maker. 100% of Ro's were Shoe Makers.

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  • Shoe Maker

    100%

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Ro Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

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Ro Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Ro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Ro in 1966 was 77, and 78 in 2004.

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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