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 Family Origin

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Rojo Family Occupations

What did your Rojo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Wash Woman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rojo. 32% of Rojo men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Rojo women worked as a Wash Woman. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rojo were Farm Laborer and House Keeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    32%
  • Picker
    5%
  • Truck Driver
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Wash Woman
    30%
  • Patient
    12%
  • Curtain Cleaner
    6%
  • House Keeper
    6%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rojo Historical Records

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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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rojo

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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