Rojo Family History

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Rojo Name Meaning

nickname for someone with red hair, from rojo ‘red’ (Latin rubeus). habitational name from either of two places in Galicia called Rojo, in A Coruña and Lugo provinces.

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

Similar surnames: Romo, Rego, Toro, Roza, Rome, Rohr, Ramo, Rio, Rohn, Rotz

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Rojo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rojo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rojo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Rojo Family Origin

Where is the Rojo family from?

Rojo Family Occupations

What did your Rojo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rojo occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 100% of Rojo's were Cabinet Makers.

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  • Cabinet Maker


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

Rojo Historical Records

What Rojo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Rojo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rojo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Rojo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 445 military records available for the last name Rojo. For the veterans among your Rojo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rojo Life Expectancy

What is the average Rojo lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Rojo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Rojo in 1948 was 46, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rojo 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.

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