Rosoff Family History

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Rosoff Name Meaning

shortened form of eastern Ashkenazic Rozovsky, habitational name from the town of Grozov in Belarus. Germanized or Americanized form of eastern Ashkenazic (from Belarus) Rozov, most likely also derived from the town of Grozov.

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


Similar surnames: Rogoff, Boroff, Kossoff, Danoff, Medoff, Turoff, Roof, Sadoff, Koff

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Rosoff Family Origin

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Rosoff Family Occupations

What did your Rosoff ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Managing Director (chain Stores) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rosoff. 50% of Rosoff men worked as a Managing Director (chain Stores)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Managing Director (chain Stores)
    50%
  • Scientific Instrument maker Assembler
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Rosoff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rosoff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rosoff 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rosoff. 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 621 military records available for the last name Rosoff. For the veterans among your Rosoff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rosoff Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosoff lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Rosoff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rosoff in 1950 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

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