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Roever Name Meaning

North German (also Röver): derogatory nickname from Middle Low German rover ‘robber’.

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


Similar surnames: Rover, Roemer, Roeger, Reder, Roper, Grever, Reier, Goeser, Roeber

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Roever Family Origin

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Roever Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Baker

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roever. The most common Roever occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Roever's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Roever family was Laborer.

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Roever Historical Records

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Roever Life Expectancy

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