Roosa Name Meaning

Dutch: from a personal name Rosart, formed with Rosa ‘rose’ + the Germanic element hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’.

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


Similar surnames: Roos, Rosa, Rozsa, Boos, Rook, Rosal, Roso, Rosas, Goos, Rossa

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Roosa Family Origin

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Roosa Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roosa. The most common Roosa occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Roosa's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roosa family was Keeping House.

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Roosa Historical Records

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Roosa Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Roosa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Roosa in 1951 was 39, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roosa

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