Rossman Family History

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Rossman Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Rossmann. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant spelling of Rosman.

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


Similar surnames: Kossman, Rosman, Mossman, Roseman, Rottman, Crossman, Ossman, Roffman

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Rossman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rossman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rossman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales

    39%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    17%

  • Germanic Europe

    12%

  • European Jewish

    10%

  • Eastern Europe & Russia

    8%

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Rossman Family Origin

Where is the Rossman family from?

Rossman Family Occupations

What did your Rossman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rossman occupation in the UK was Carman. 50% of Rossman's were Carmans. Carman and Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rossman.

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  • Carman

    50%
  • Labourer

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rossman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Rossman Historical Records

What Rossman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Rossman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rossman 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 Rossman. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Rossman. For the veterans among your Rossman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rossman Life Expectancy

What is the average Rossman lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Rossman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rossman in 1943 was 21, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rossman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rossman 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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