Rossey Family History

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Rossey Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of French Rossé, from a derivative of ros ‘red’, ‘auburn’, hence a nickname for someone with red hair, or Rosset, which has the same meaning.

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


Similar surnames: Dossey, Rousey, Rossel, Rouse, Mossey, Cossey, Rasey, Resser, Russey

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Rossey Family Origin

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Rossey Family Occupations

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  • House Maid

    100%

In 1881, the most common Rossey occupation in Canada was House Maid. 100% of Rossey's were House Maids.

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Rossey Historical Records

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Rossey Life Expectancy

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Famous Rossey Family

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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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