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Rootes Name Meaning

English: variant of Roots.

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


Similar surnames: Roots, Roades, Roose, Foots, Roos, Route, Goates, Rooke, Moates

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Rootes Family Origin

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Rootes Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    16%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rootes family was Carpenter. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rootes. The most common Rootes occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 16% of Rootes's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Rootes Historical Records

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Rootes Life Expectancy

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