Rollins Family History

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Rollins Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Rollo or Rolf.

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

Similar surnames: Rolling, Collins, Roling, Rowling, Pollins, Dollins, Rolls, Roblin

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Rollins Family Origin

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Rollins Family Occupations

What did your Rollins ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Income were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Rollins. 47% of Rollins men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Rollins women worked as an Income. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rollins were Cultivateur and Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Labourer
  • Cultivateur

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Income
  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Domestic

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

Rollins Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 133,000 census records available for the last name Rollins. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rollins 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Rollins. 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 30,000 military records available for the last name Rollins. For the veterans among your Rollins ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rollins Life Expectancy

What is the average Rollins lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Rollins life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1941. The average life expectancy for Rollins in 1941 was 100, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rollins 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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