Rolph Family History

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Rolph Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rolf.

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


Similar surnames: Relph, Dolph, Rolfe, Roll, Roley, Roop, Roch, Rosch, Ralph, Rouch

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Rolph Family Origin

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Rolph Family Occupations

What did your Rolph ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rolph family was Harness Maker. The most common Rolph occupation in Canada was Farmer. 18% of Rolph's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolph.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • School

    15%
  • Labourer

    13%
  • Harness Maker

    7%

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

Rolph Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rolph Life Expectancy

What is the average Rolph lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rolph life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Rolph in 1953 was 74, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolph

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rolph 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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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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