Roeber Family History

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Roeber Name Meaning

habitational name from a place named Roben, for example in Thuringia or Schleswig. from a Germanic personal name based on hrod ‘renown’, ‘victory’. Low German variant of Räuber (see Rauber).

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


Similar surnames: Roemer, Roeser, Roeger, Reber, Rieber, Reder, Roeder, Kober, Reker

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Roeber Family Origin

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Roeber Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Book Keeper

    5%
  • Cooper

    5%
  • Dealer In Matches

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Book Keeper and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roeber. A less common occupation for the Roeber family was Dealer In Matches. The most common Roeber occupation in the USA was Farmer. 10% of Roeber's were Farmers.

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Roeber Historical Records

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Roeber Life Expectancy

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