Roysden Family History

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Roysden Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Royston.

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


Similar surnames: Roysdon, Osen, Rosten, Royston, Royse, Housden, Roden, Rodden, Royce

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Roysden Family Origin

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Roysden Family Occupations

What did your Roysden ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Roysden occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Roysden's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roysden. A less common occupation for the Roysden family was Dray Man.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Blacksmith

    13%
  • Dray Man

    13%

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Roysden Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roysden Life Expectancy

What is the average Roysden lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Roysden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Roysden in 1958 was 63, and 80 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roysden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roysden 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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