Rog Name Meaning

Polish: nickname from róg ‘horn’, or occupational name for someone whose job was to blow a horn. Dutch: from rog ‘ray’, hence perhaps a nickname for someone thought to resemble the fish or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a ray. Dutch: variant of Rogge.

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

Similar surnames: Roe, Roy, Rom, Ros, Krol, Ron, Rock, Rod, Hoy, Roh

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Rog Family Origin

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Rog Family Occupations

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In 1939, Butler and H D U were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rog. 50% of Rog men worked as a Butler

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butler
  • Land Worker Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • H D U

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Rog Historical Records

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Census Record

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Rog Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Rog life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rog in 1960 was 41, and 87 in 2004.

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