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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

What did your Rosevear ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Gentelman

    13%
  • Merchant

    13%

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

Rosevear Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rosevear Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosevear lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Rosevear life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Rosevear in 1955 was 65, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosevear 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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