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Roskopf Name Meaning

German (Rosskopf): literally ‘horse head’; a habitational name relating to the ancient custom of placing a horse head on house gabels or a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Kopf, Rothkopf, Rehkopf, Muskopf, Grosskopf, Stoskopf, Roskam

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Roskopf Family Origin

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Roskopf Family Occupations

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  • Dealer In Cattle

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Printer

    25%
  • W. Machine Shop

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Roskopf family was W. Machine Shop. The most common Roskopf occupation in the USA was Dealer In Cattle. 25% of Roskopf's were Dealer In Cattles. Dealer In Cattle, Farmer and Printer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roskopf.

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Roskopf Historical Records

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Roskopf Life Expectancy

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