Roed Family History

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Roed Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the Germanic personal name Hrodo, from hrod ‘renown’, ‘fame’. Norwegian (Røed): variant of Roe. Danish: either from a byname, Roth, meaning ‘root’, or from a Danish place name.

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


Similar surnames: Roen, Ried, Roe, Roch, Rod, Dodd, Rock, Rohm, Roger, Red

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Roed Family Origin

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Roed Family Occupations

What did your Roed ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the UK named Roed. 60% of Roed women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    60%
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
    40%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Roed Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roed. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roed 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Roed. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 931 military records available for the last name Roed. For the veterans among your Roed ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roed Life Expectancy

What is the average Roed lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Roed life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Roed in 1963 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roed 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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