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Rogoff Family History

Rogoff Name Meaning

Jewish (from Lithuania and Belarus): westernized form of Rogov a habitational name from Raguva near Kaunas in Lithuania (Russian name Rogovo).

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


Similar surnames: Rosoff, Sadoff, Medoff, Boroff, Kossoff, Turoff, Soloff, Popoff

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Where is the Rogoff family from?

You can see how Rogoff families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rogoff family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Rogoff families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Rogoff family living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Rogoff's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Rogoff families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rogoff surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rogoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Rogoff. 33% of Rogoff men worked as a Salesman and 15% of Rogoff women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rogoff were Accountant and Saleslady. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Salesman
    33%
  • Clerk
    10%
  • Proprietor
    9%
  • Accountant
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    15%
  • Stenographer
    15%
  • Teacher
    12%
  • Saleslady
    10%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rogoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rogoff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rogoff. 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 Cards

There are 493 military records available for the last name Rogoff. For the veterans among your Rogoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rogoff lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Rogoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rogoff in 1961 was 55, and 97 in 2004.

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