Roelle Family History

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Roelle Name Meaning

French: from roelle ‘disc’ (Latin rotella, diminutive of rota ‘wheel’). German: variant of Röll (see Roll).

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


Similar surnames: Rolle, Roell, Molle, Noelle, Ruelle, Toelle, Telle, Nolle, Colle

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Roelle Family Origin

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Roelle Family Occupations

What did your Roelle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Roelle. 6% of Roelle men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Roelle women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roelle were Bookkeeper and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    6%
  • Proprietor
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Bookkeeper
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    10%
  • Waitress
    10%
  • Assembler
    5%
  • Cook
    5%

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

Roelle Historical Records

What Roelle family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Roelle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roelle 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 134 immigration records available for the last name Roelle. 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 294 military records available for the last name Roelle. For the veterans among your Roelle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roelle Life Expectancy

What is the average Roelle lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Roelle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Roelle in 1957 was 52, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roelle

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roelle 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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