Roebuck Family History

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Roebuck Name Meaning

English: from Middle English robuc(k) ‘roebuck’, applied as a nickname for someone thought to resemble the animal.

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


Similar surnames: Rebuck, Robuck, Rock, Raybuck, Roback, Houck, Roggenbuck, Reck

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Roebuck Family Origin

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Roebuck Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Woollen Weaver

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Worsted Weaver

    2%

In 1881, the most common Roebuck occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Roebuck's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Roebuck family was Worsted Weaver. Coal Miner, Woollen Weaver and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roebuck.

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Roebuck Historical Records

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Roebuck Life Expectancy

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