Roush Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Rausch or possibly of French Rouch.

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


Similar surnames: Rous, Rouse, Housh, Rouch, Rosh, Rash, Royse, Resh, Lush, Crush

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Roush Family Origin

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Roush Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%
  • Tailorest

    33%

In 1881, the most common Roush occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Roush's were Farmers. Farmer and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roush. A less common occupation for the Roush family was Tailorest.

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Roush Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Roush life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1947. The average life expectancy for Roush in 1941 was 32, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roush

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