Rolen Name Meaning

Dutch: from a variant of the personal names Roeland (Dutch form of Roland) or Roelof (Dutch form of Rudolf).

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


Similar surnames: Dolen, Bolen, Holen, Ellen, Olen, Roden, Colen, Nolen, Molen, Roen

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Rolen Family Origin

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Rolen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Farming

    16%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolen. A less common occupation for the Rolen family was Keeping House. The most common Rolen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Rolen's were Farmers.

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Rolen Historical Records

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Rolen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Rolen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Rolen in 1951 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolen

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