Roegner Family History

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Roegner Name Meaning

occupational name from Middle High German rokkener ‘baker of rye bread’ (from Middle High German rogge, rocke ‘rye’). habitational name for someone from Rögen near Coburg. possibly also a nickname from Middle High German rogener ‘female fish’.

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

Similar surnames: Roeger, Wiegner, Regner, Reger, Troeger, Redner, Hegner, Gegner

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Roegner Family Origin

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Roegner Family Occupations

What did your Roegner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Roegner. 11% of Roegner men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Roegner women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roegner were Machinist and Florist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Branch Office Manager
  • Cashier
  • Florist

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

Roegner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roegner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roegner 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 208 immigration records available for the last name Roegner. 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 255 military records available for the last name Roegner. For the veterans among your Roegner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roegner Life Expectancy

What is the average Roegner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Roegner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Roegner in 1963 was 71, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roegner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roegner 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.

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