Roysdon Family History

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Roysdon Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Royston.

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


Similar surnames: Roysden, Royston, Logsdon, Hobson, Robson, Ronson, Roden, Reason

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Roysdon Family Origin

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Roysdon Family Occupations

What did your Roysdon ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roysdon. A less common occupation for the Roysdon family was Keeps House. The most common Roysdon occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Roysdon's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Blacksmith

    22%
  • Keeps House

    11%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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Roysdon Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Roysdon Life Expectancy

What is the average Roysdon lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Roysdon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Roysdon in 1960 was 71, and 54 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roysdon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roysdon 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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