Rossignol Family History

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Rossignol Name Meaning

French: nickname for a person with a good singing voice, or ironically for a raucous person, from Old French rossignol ‘nightingale’ (Old Provençal rossinhol, from Late Latin lusciniolus).

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


Similar surnames: Rossel, Rossell, Rosson, Bonsignore, Rossin, Rosso, Rossier, Orsino

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Rossignol Family Origin

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Rossignol Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Rossignol occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Rossignol's were Farmers. Farmer, Brickmason and Broom Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rossignol. A less common occupation for the Rossignol family was Clerk R. R..

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Brickmason

    10%
  • Broom Maker

    10%
  • Clerk R. R.

    10%

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Rossignol Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rossignol. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rossignol 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rossignol. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rossignol. For the veterans among your Rossignol ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rossignol Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rossignol life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Rossignol in 1943 was 31, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rossignol

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rossignol 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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