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?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Rohrer. 60% of Rohrer men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Labourer
    20%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Hawyer
    10%

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

Rohrer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 28,000 census records available for the last name Rohrer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rohrer 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Rohrer. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Rohrer. For the veterans among your Rohrer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rohrer Life Expectancy

What is the average Rohrer lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rohrer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rohrer in 1943 was 33, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rohrer 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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