Roser Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived at a place where wild roses grew (see Rose 1), with the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. German (Röser): habitational name from places called Rös, Roes, or Rösa in Bavaria, Rhineland, and Saxony, or a variant of Rosser. Swiss German (Röser): from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on hrod ‘renown’. English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Rose, Noser, Roder, Rosen, Romer, Moser, Rosner, Roker, Risher, Oser

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Roser Family Origin

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Roser Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Police Constable

    6%
  • Dairyman

    4%
  • General Laborer

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Roser family was General Laborer. The most common Roser occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Roser's were Labourers. Labourer, Police Constable and Dairyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roser.

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Roser Historical Records

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Roser Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Roser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Roser in 1949 was 60, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roser

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