Roehrig Family History

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Roehrig Name Meaning

topographic name from Middle High German rorach, rœrach ‘reed bed’, or a habitational name from any of four places named with this word. from a Germanic personal name, Hrodric, from hrod ‘renown’, ‘victory’.

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


Similar surnames: Rohr, Roehr, Rehrig, Loehr, Nehring, Rehrer, Doering, Mehring

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Roehrig Family Origin

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Roehrig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Black Smith

    3%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roehrig. The most common Roehrig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Roehrig's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roehrig family was Black Smith.

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Roehrig Historical Records

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Roehrig Life Expectancy

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