Roelle Family History

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Roelle Name Meaning

French: from roelle ‘disc’ (Latin rotella, diminutive of rota ‘wheel’). German: variant of Röll (see Roll).

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

Similar surnames: Rolle, Roell, Molle, Noelle, Ruelle, Toelle, Telle, Nolle, Colle

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Roelle Family Origin

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Roelle Family Occupations

What did your Roelle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roelle family was Barber. The most common Roelle occupation in the USA was Laborer. 11% of Roelle's were Laborers. Laborer, Shoe Maker and Agent For Liquor Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roelle.

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  • Laborer

  • Shoe Maker

  • Agent For Liquor Store

  • Barber


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

Roelle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roelle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roelle 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 134 immigration records available for the last name Roelle. 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 294 military records available for the last name Roelle. For the veterans among your Roelle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roelle Life Expectancy

What is the average Roelle lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Roelle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Roelle in 1957 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roelle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roelle 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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