Roxbury Family History

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Roxbury Name Meaning

English (Kent): probably a variant of Scottish Roxburgh.

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


Similar surnames: Roxby, Roxburgh, Rasbury, Sidbury, Cogburn, Robuck, Rury, Raburn

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Roxbury Family Origin

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Roxbury Family Occupations

What did your Roxbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Roxbury occupation in Canada was Servant. 100% of Roxbury's were Servants.

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  • Servant

    100%

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

Roxbury Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roxbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Roxbury lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Roxbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Roxbury in 1954 was 55, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roxbury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roxbury 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.

Famous Roxbury Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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