Roerig Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Roerig Name Meaning

North German: variant of Röhrig (see Roehrig).

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


Similar surnames: Roering, Rohrig, Rehrig, Rahrig, Redig, Roers, Bierig, Mohring

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Roerig Family Origin

Where is the Roerig family from?

Roerig Family Occupations

What did your Roerig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roerig family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Saloon Keeper and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roerig. The most common Roerig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Roerig's were Farmers.

View Census data for Roerig | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    50%
  • Saloon Keeper

    25%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Retired Farmer

    13%

United States shown, England data unavailable

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Roerig ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Roerig Historical Records

What Roerig family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roerig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roerig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Roerig

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Roerig. 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.

View all Roerig immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Roerig. For the veterans among your Roerig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Roerig military records

You've only scratched the surface of Roerig family history.

Roerig Life Expectancy

What is the average Roerig lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Roerig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Roerig in 1965 was 59, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roerig

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roerig 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.

Famous Roerig Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name