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Roessler Name Meaning

German (also Rössler): occupational name for someone who bred, handled, worked, rode, or owned horses, from an agent derivative of Middle High German ros, ors ‘horse’, ‘steed’.

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


Similar surnames: Rossler, Roesler, Roesser, Rosler, Dressler, Fessler, Kessler

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Roessler Family Origin

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Roessler Family Occupations

What did your Roessler ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roessler. A less common occupation for the Roessler family was Druggist. The most common Roessler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Roessler's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    15%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Saloon Keeper

    6%
  • Druggist

    4%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Roessler Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roessler. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roessler 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Roessler. 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 Roessler. For the veterans among your Roessler ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roessler Life Expectancy

What is the average Roessler lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Roessler life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Roessler in 1943 was 38, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roessler

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roessler 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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