Rohrs Family History

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Rohrs Name Meaning

German (Röhrs): reduced form of Röders, variant of Roeder.

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


Similar surnames: Roehrs, Roers, Rohlf, Rohs, Grohs, Roufs, Mohs, Moers, Rork, Moors

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Rohrs Family Origin

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Rohrs Family Occupations

What did your Rohrs ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Grocer and Retail Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rohrs. The most common Rohrs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Rohrs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rohrs family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Grocer

    13%
  • Retail Grocer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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Rohrs Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rohrs Life Expectancy

What is the average Rohrs lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Rohrs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Rohrs in 1957 was 56, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rohrs

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rohrs 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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