Roewe Name Meaning

North German (Röwe): metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of turnips, from Middle Low German rove ‘turnip’.

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


Similar surnames: Riewe, Loewe, Droege, Reese, Roever, Roeger, Rowe, Boese, Roen

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Roewe Family Origin

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Roewe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Feed Store

    25%
  • Tailor

    25%

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In 1880, the most common Roewe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Roewe's were Farmers. Farmer and Feed Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roewe. A less common occupation for the Roewe family was Tailor.

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Roewe Historical Records

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Roewe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Roewe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Roewe in 1965 was 64, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roewe

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