Roher Name Meaning

nickname for a rowdy or boisterous person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rohen ‘to make a noise’. reduced form of Röder (see Roeder).

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


Similar surnames: Roder, Roker, Rohe, Rover, Roper, Rohr, Reder, Roger, Boser, Rother

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Roher Family Origin

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Roher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeps House

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Roher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Roher's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roher family was Keeps House. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roher.

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Roher Historical Records

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Roher Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Roher life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Roher in 1958 was 43, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roher

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