Rosenow Family History

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Rosenow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of numerous places so named. Compare Rosenau.

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

Similar surnames: Rosenau, Rossow, Rosen, Prochnow, Rosano, Konow, Osen, Rossen

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Rosenow Family Origin

Where is the Rosenow family from?

Rosenow Family Occupations

What did your Rosenow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosenow. The most common Rosenow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Rosenow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rosenow family was Blacksmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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

Rosenow Historical Records

What Rosenow family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Rosenow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosenow 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosenow. 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 Rosenow. For the veterans among your Rosenow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosenow Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosenow lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Rosenow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Rosenow in 1958 was 64, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosenow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosenow 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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