Rollyson Family History

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Rollyson Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rollison.

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


Similar surnames: Roloson, Rollison, Dollison, Collison, Willson, Lyson, Rulison

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Rollyson Family Origin

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Rollyson Family Occupations

What did your Rollyson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rollyson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Rollyson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rollyson family was Lumberman. Farmer, Farmer + Storekeeper and House Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rollyson.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Farmer + Storekeeper

    8%
  • House Keeper

    8%
  • Lumberman

    8%

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

Rollyson Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rollyson Life Expectancy

What is the average Rollyson lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rollyson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Rollyson in 1955 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rollyson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rollyson 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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