Roets Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names beginning with the element hrod ‘fame’.

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


Similar surnames: Roels, Roeth, Boers, Raetz, Roes, Lorts, Noeth, Goers, Broers, Roots

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Roets Family Origin

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Roets Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roets. The most common Roets occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Roets's were Farmers.

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Between 1963 and 2004, Roets life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Roets in 1963 was 67, and 92 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roets

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