Roloff Family History

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Roloff Name Meaning

North German: variant of Rohloff.

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

Similar surnames: Roff, Roof, Wolff, Rolf, Rohloff, Rolfs, Rudloff, Loff, Radloff

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Roloff Family Origin

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Roloff Family Occupations

What did your Roloff ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Butcher was the top reported job for people in the CA named Roloff. 20% of Roloff men worked as a Butcher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Butcher
  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Machinist

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

Roloff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Roloff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roloff 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Roloff. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Roloff. For the veterans among your Roloff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roloff Life Expectancy

What is the average Roloff lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Roloff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Roloff in 1954 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roloff

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roloff 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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