Rolan Family History

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Rolan Name Meaning

Spanish (Rolán): from the personal name Rolán, a variant of Rolando.

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

Similar surnames: Roldan, Olan, Roan, Ronan, Solan, Rolen, Rogan, Roland, Roman, Wolan

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Rolan Family Origin

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Rolan Family Occupations

What did your Rolan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rolan. 10% of Rolan men worked as a General Labourer and 40% of Rolan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rolan were Bank Clerk and Cleaner

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Commercial Traveller
  • Backer Lbr
  • Bank Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Barmaid
  • Boarding House Manageress
  • Cleaner

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

Rolan Historical Records

What Rolan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rolan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rolan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rolan. 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 646 military records available for the last name Rolan. For the veterans among your Rolan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rolan Life Expectancy

What is the average Rolan lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Rolan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Rolan in 1949 was 33, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rolan 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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