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Rosborough Name Meaning

English (now mainly northern Ireland): apparently a habitational name from an unidentified place. perhaps also an altered spelling of Swedish Rosberg or German Rossburg (see Rosburg).

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


Similar surnames: Roseborough, Rosebrough, Hansbrough, Brough, Goldsborough, Malbrough

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Rosborough Family Origin

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Rosborough Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Labourer

    12%
  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Laboror

    5%

In 1881, the most common Rosborough occupation in Canada was Farmer. 51% of Rosborough's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rosborough family was Laboror. Farmer, Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosborough.

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Rosborough Historical Records

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Rosborough Life Expectancy

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