Rohrer Family History

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Rohrer Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: habitational name for someone from any of the many places named with Middle High German ror ‘reed bed’ or ror ‘well’, ‘channel’ (see Rohr).

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


Similar surnames: Rohr, Rohner, Dohrer, Bohrer, Rehrer, Wehrer, Johner, Roher, Lohrer

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Rohrer Family Origin

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Rohrer Family Occupations

What did your Rohrer ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Retired Farmer

    2%

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In 1880, the most common Rohrer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Rohrer's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rohrer. A less common occupation for the Rohrer family was Retired Farmer.

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Rohrer Historical Records

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Rohrer Life Expectancy

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