Roig Name Meaning

Catalan: nickname for someone with red hair or a ruddy complexion, from roig ‘ruddy’, ‘red’ (Latin rubeus).

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


Similar surnames: Rog, Puig, Noia, Robl, Long, Bois, Romo, Fogg, Rohr, Ramig

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Roig Family Origin

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Roig Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Store

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Roig occupation in the USA was Cigar Store. 100% of Roig's were Cigar Stores.

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Roig Historical Records

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Roig Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Roig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Roig in 1955 was 64, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roig

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