Royle Family History

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Royle Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire, so named from Old English ra ‘roe deer’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Foyle, Hoyle, Royse, Ogle, Hole, Sole, Croyle, Ryle, Dole, Bohle

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Royle Family Origin

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Royle Family Occupations

What did your Royle ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Royle. 37% of Royle men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Royle women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Royle were Labourer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    37%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Painter
    11%
  • Labourer
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Stenographer
    50%
  • Housekeeper
    50%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Royle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 51,000 census records available for the last name Royle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Royle 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Royle. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Royle. For the veterans among your Royle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Royle Life Expectancy

What is the average Royle lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Royle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Royle in 1940 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

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