Rolland Family History

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Rolland Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and French: variant spelling of Roland.

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


Similar surnames: Rowland, Rohland, Holland, Rouland, Roland, Bolland, Polland, Folland

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Rolland Family Origin

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Rolland Family Occupations

What did your Rolland ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rolland family was Domestique. The most common Rolland occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 5% of Rolland's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Servant and Student were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolland.

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  • Cultivateur

    5%
  • Servant

    5%
  • Student

    5%
  • Domestique

    4%

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

Rolland Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rolland Life Expectancy

What is the average Rolland lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Rolland life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Rolland in 1946 was 35, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolland

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rolland 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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