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Rosholt Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from either of two farms called Røsholt in southeastern Norway, named with Old Norse, either ross ‘mare’ or ruð ‘clearing’ + holt ‘grove’, ‘wood’.

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


Similar surnames: Rossow, Roston, Bockholt, Rosson, Roehl, Kronholm, Rothell, Rosh

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Rosholt Family Origin

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Rosholt Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Teaching School

    50%

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In 1880, the most common Rosholt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Rosholt's were Farmers. Farmer and Teaching School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rosholt.

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Rosholt Historical Records

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Rosholt Life Expectancy

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