Roath Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized spelling of German Roth.

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


Similar surnames: Roat, Reath, Groat, Noah, Roeth, Reagh, Koth, Roths, Horth, Borth

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Roath Family Origin

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Roath Family Occupations

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  • Copper Burnisher

    13%
  • Electro Plate Polisher

    13%
  • General Copper Stainer (Mf)

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

In 1881, the most common Roath occupation in the UK was Copper Burnisher. 13% of Roath's were Copper Burnishers. Copper Burnisher, Electro Plate Polisher and General Copper Stainer (Mf) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roath. A less common occupation for the Roath family was Labourer.

Source: Census data for Roath | Data not to scale

Roath Historical Records

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Roath Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Roath life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Roath in 1960 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roath

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