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Rosevear Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from either of two places called Roseveare. The one in St. Austell is named from Cornish ros ‘moor’ + mur ‘great’, ‘large’; the other, in St. Mawgan in Meneage, is from res ‘ford’ + mur. In both cases, the initial m- of the adjective has been lenited to v-.

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


Similar surnames: Roeder, Roser, Rosenau, Roscher, Rossner, Rosauer, Roeber, Rosner

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Rosevear Family Origin

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Rosevear Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Gentelman

    13%
  • Merchant

    13%

In 1881, the most common Rosevear occupation in Canada was Farmer. 75% of Rosevear's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rosevear family was Merchant. Farmer and Gentelman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rosevear.

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Rosevear Historical Records

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Rosevear Life Expectancy

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