Rosner Family History

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Rosner Name Meaning

German (Rösner): habitational name for someone from a place called Rosenau or Rosna, or for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a rose, from Middle High German rose ‘rose’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Rose 3.

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

Similar surnames: Rosler, Roser, Rasner, Risner, Rohner, Posner, Kroner, Rovner, Hosner

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Rosner Family Origin

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Rosner Family Occupations

What did your Rosner ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Tailor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rosner. 5% of Rosner men worked as a Tailor and 40% of Rosner women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rosner were Buyer Wood silk Dept Manager Manre Manufacur and Button Hole Hand (tailoring)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Tailor
  • Assistant shoe Factory Manager
  • Barrister
  • Buyer Wood silk Dept Manager Manre Manufacur

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Fur Machinist
  • Refugee
  • Button Hole Hand (tailoring)

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rosner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Rosner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosner 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosner. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Rosner. For the veterans among your Rosner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosner Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosner lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Rosner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Rosner in 1944 was 24, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosner 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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