Roes Family History

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Roes Name Meaning

habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a rose, Middle Dutch roose. from the female personal name Rosa.

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


Similar surnames: Roos, Ross, Moes, Rokes, Croes, Ries, Roen, Goes, Roese, Roe

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Roes Family Origin

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Roes Family Occupations

What did your Roes ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Clothing Salesman stockkeeper and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Roes. 10% of Roes men worked as a Clothing Salesman stockkeeper and 27% of Roes women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roes were Hotel Walter and Domestic Helphousekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Clothing Salesman stockkeeper
    10%
  • Fitter Heavy Surveyor
    10%
  • General Steward (mercantile Dis
    10%
  • Hotel Walter
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    27%
  • Domestic Servant
    14%
  • Companion
    7%
  • Domestic Helphousekeeper
    7%

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

Roes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 23,000 census records available for the last name Roes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roes 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 Roes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Roes. For the veterans among your Roes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roes Life Expectancy

What is the average Roes lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Roes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Roes in 1949 was 22, and 76 in 2004.

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