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Roher Family History

Roher Name Meaning
nickname for a rowdy or boisterous person, from an agent derivative of Middle High German rohen ‘to make a noise’.reduced form of Röder (see Roeder).

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

19,579 Historical Documents with Roher on Ancestry
4,729 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
953 Military Records
766 Immigration Records
6,748 Census and Voter Lists
6,383 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Roher Families

  • Number of Roher families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Roher last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Roher census records

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Roher Family Origin

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Roher Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Roher Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Roher census records

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Military Service by Roher

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