Rollison Family History

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Rollison Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Rollo or Rolf.

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


Similar surnames: Rollinson, Rolison, Rowlison, Rollerson, Jellison, Allison, Robson

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Rollison Family Origin

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Rollison Family Occupations

What did your Rollison ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, farm Labourer (retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rollison. 2% of Rollison men worked as a farm Labourer (retired) and 45% of Rollison women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rollison were Bacon Porter Heavy Worker and Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • farm Labourer (retired)
    2%
  • 3rd Horsemanfarm
    2%
  • Aer general Pl engineer
    2%
  • Bacon Porter Heavy Worker
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    45%
  • Domestic Unpaid
    6%
  • Cook
    3%
  • Domestic Duties
    3%

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

Rollison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Rollison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rollison 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 362 immigration records available for the last name Rollison. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rollison. For the veterans among your Rollison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rollison Life Expectancy

What is the average Rollison lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Rollison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rollison in 1948 was 51, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rollison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rollison 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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