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Rovira Name Meaning

habitational name from La Rovira in Barcelona province. topographic name for someone who lived by an oak wood, from Catalan rovira, collective form of roure ‘oak’ (from Latin robur).

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


Similar surnames: Oliva, Riviera, Rivera, Rodia, Rohr, Rovito, Lovera, Rokita, Davila

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Rovira Family Origin

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Rovira Family Occupations

What did your Rovira ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rovira occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Rovira's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House and Rail Road Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rovira.

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Rail Road Agent

    50%

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Rovira Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rovira Life Expectancy

What is the average Rovira lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rovira life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rovira in 1962 was 79, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rovira 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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