Roshon Family History

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Roshon Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Roschen, variant of Rosche.

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


Similar surnames: Rosman, Goshen, Roso, Rossow, Rossen, Rosen, Royston, Roston, Rosin

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Roshon Family Origin

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Roshon Family Occupations

What did your Roshon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Roshon family was School Teacher. Agent, Carpenter and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roshon. The most common Roshon occupation in Canada was Agent. 25% of Roshon's were Agents.

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  • Agent

    25%
  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Hotel Keeper

    25%
  • School Teacher

    25%

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

Roshon Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roshon Life Expectancy

What is the average Roshon lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Roshon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Roshon in 1964 was 85, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roshon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roshon 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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