Rosman Family History

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Rosman Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): from South German Ross ‘horse’, hence an occupational name for a breeder or keeper of horses or perhaps a nickname for someone thought to resemble a horse or a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a horse. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rose 3 with the addition of man ‘man’. German and Slovenian: variant spelling of German Rossmann or its Slovenian form Rozman.

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

Similar surnames: Rozman, Kosman, Osman, Gosman, Roseman, Rayman, Rotman, Roman

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Rosman Family Origin

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Rosman Family Occupations

What did your Rosman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rosman occupation in the UK was Timber Porter. 100% of Rosman's were Timber Porters.

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  • Timber Porter


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Rosman Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Rosman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosman 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosman. 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 820 military records available for the last name Rosman. For the veterans among your Rosman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosman lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rosman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rosman in 1962 was 70, and 94 in 2004.

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