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Rogstad Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads named Rogstad, Rokstad, or Rostad, from a personal name (for example Old Norse Hrólfr, a compound of hróðolfr ‘fame’, ‘honor’ + ulfr ‘wolf’, or Hróarr, of which the second element is -arr ‘spear’) + staðir ‘farmstead’, ‘dwelling’.

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


Similar surnames: Rostad, Rolstad, Krogstad, Rongstad, Trygstad, Holstad, Molstad

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Rogstad Family Origin

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Rogstad Family Occupations

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Rogstad Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rogstad life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rogstad in 1953 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

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