Roshon Family History

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Roshon Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Roschen, variant of Rosche.

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

Similar surnames: Rosman, Goshen, Roso, Rossow, Rossen, Rosen, Royston, Roston, Rosin

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Roshon Family Origin

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Roshon Family Occupations

What did your Roshon ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Roshon occupation in the UK was Ry Engine Driver. 100% of Roshon's were Ry Engine Drivers.

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  • Ry Engine Driver


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Roshon Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Roshon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roshon 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 133 immigration records available for the last name Roshon. 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 385 military records available for the last name Roshon. For the veterans among your Roshon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roshon Life Expectancy

What is the average Roshon lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Roshon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Roshon in 1964 was 85, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roshon

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roshon 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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