Rosas Family History

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Rosas Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the plural of rosa ‘rose’. Catalan: variant of Roses, habitational name from Roses, a town in L’Alt Empordà, Catalonia (earlier Rodas). Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Las Rosas.

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

Similar surnames: Rosa, Rodas, Rozas, Rosal, Ross, Rojas, Rota, Rivas, Rostad, Rokes

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Rosas Family Origin

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Rosas Family Occupations

What did your Rosas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rosas family was Domestic Servant. The most common Rosas occupation in the USA was Laborer. 35% of Rosas's were Laborers. Laborer, Servant and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosas.

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  • Laborer

  • Servant

  • Cigar Maker

  • Domestic Servant


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Rosas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 39,000 census records available for the last name Rosas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosas 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosas. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rosas. For the veterans among your Rosas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosas Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosas lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rosas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Rosas in 1943 was 19, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosas 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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