Roon Family History

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Roon Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Ruane.

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


Similar surnames: Roan, Moon, Noon, Ryon, Toon, Soon, Ron, Yoon, Roos, Poon

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Roon Family Origin

Where is the Roon family from?

Roon Family Occupations

What did your Roon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Roon occupation in the UK was Ship Carpenter. 50% of Roon's were Ship Carpenters. Ship Carpenter and Stock Cutter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Roon.

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  • Ship Carpenter

    50%
  • Stock Cutter

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Roon ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Roon Historical Records

What Roon family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Roon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roon 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Roon. 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 Roon. For the veterans among your Roon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roon Life Expectancy

What is the average Roon lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Roon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Roon in 1956 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roon 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.

Famous Roon Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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