Rojas Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from places in Burgos or Lugo (Galicia) named Rojas, from a derivative of rojo ‘red’.

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


Similar surnames: Rozas, Rodas, Rosas, Riojas, Rodis, Ribas, Rivas, Roza, Roma, Rosal

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Rojas Family Origin

Where is the Rojas family from?

SHOW MORE

Rojas Family Occupations

What did your Rojas ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rojas ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Miner

    19%
  • Cigar Maker

    13%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rojas family was Cigar Maker. Farmer, Laborer and Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rojas. The most common Rojas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Rojas's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Rojas | Data not to scale

Rojas Historical Records

What Rojas family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Rojas ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Rojas

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Rojas Life Expectancy

What is the average Rojas lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rojas ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Rojas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rojas in 1942 was 32, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rojas

Famous Rojas Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Look up another name