Roller Family History

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Roller Name Meaning

German: nickname from Swabian roller ‘tom cat’. German: occupational name for a carter or driver of a wagon, early New High German roller. Scottish: probably a variant of Rollo.

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

Similar surnames: Koller, Boller, Woller, Toller, Holler, Zoller, Groller, Soller

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Roller Family Origin

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Roller Family Occupations

What did your Roller ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Private Means and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Roller. 88% of Roller women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means

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

Roller Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 37,000 census records available for the last name Roller. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roller 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Roller. 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 10,000 military records available for the last name Roller. For the veterans among your Roller ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roller Life Expectancy

What is the average Roller lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Roller life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Roller in 1945 was 28, and 71 in 2004.

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