Roane Family History

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Roane Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Rowan or possibly a variant of Ruane.

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

Similar surnames: Roan, Loane, Bane, Rone, Royse, Rocke, Hane, Rape, Ruane, Shane

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Roane Family Origin

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Roane Family Occupations

What did your Roane ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Roane. 80% of Roane men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Merchant

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

Roane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Roane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roane census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Roane. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Roane. For the veterans among your Roane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roane Life Expectancy

What is the average Roane lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Roane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Roane in 1949 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

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