Roseman Family History

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Roseman Name Meaning

English: from the medieval female personal name Rosemunde, a Norman name, actually a compound of the Germanic elements hros ‘horse’ + mund ‘protection’, but associated from an early date in the popular mind with the Latin phrase rosa munda ‘pure rose’, an epithet of the Virgin Mary. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or name adopted by the husband of a woman bearing the Yiddish personal name Royze (see Rose 3). Americanized spelling of German Rosemann.

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

Similar surnames: Rosemann, Rosman, Coleman, Osman, Rosen, Rozman, Rochman, Rodeman

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Roseman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Roseman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Roseman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • European Jewish


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Roseman Family Origin

Where is the Roseman family from?

Roseman Family Occupations

What did your Roseman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Assistant Railway Manager, Baker and Boot & Shoe Manufacturer Employs 7 Men 3 Boys were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roseman. A less common occupation for the Roseman family was Brass Foundry. The most common Roseman occupation in the UK was Assistant Railway Manager. 5% of Roseman's were Assistant Railway Managers.

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  • Assistant Railway Manager

  • Baker

  • Boot & Shoe Manufacturer Employs 7 Men 3 Boys

  • Brass Foundry


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

Roseman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Roseman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roseman 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Roseman. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Roseman. For the veterans among your Roseman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roseman Life Expectancy

What is the average Roseman lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Roseman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Roseman in 1943 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roseman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roseman 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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