Roles Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Rollo or Rolf.

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


Similar surnames: Rowles, Rolls, Joles, Toles, Moles, Rokes, Romes, Rolfs, Oles, Doles

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Roles Family Origin

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Roles Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Coach Smith

    4%
  • Tailor

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Roles family was Annuitant. The most common Roles occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Roles's were Labourers. Labourer, Coach Smith and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roles.

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Roles Historical Records

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Roles Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Roles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Roles in 1945 was 28, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roles

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