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Rogness Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Rognes, from the name of a river or Old Norse raunn ‘rowan tree’ + nes ‘headland’, ‘promontory’.

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


Similar surnames: Osness, Otness, Kragness, Rogne, Fodness, Likness, Fadness, Vignes

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Rogness Family Origin

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Rogness Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Rogness occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Rogness's were Farmers.

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    100%

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Rogness Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rogness. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rogness 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rogness. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rogness. For the veterans among your Rogness ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rogness Life Expectancy

What is the average Rogness lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rogness life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Rogness in 1963 was 67, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rogness 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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