Rossmann Family History

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Rossmann Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German ros ‘horse’ + man ‘man’, applied as an occupational name for a horse breeder, handler or dealer, as a nickname for someone thought to resemble the horse in some way, or as a habitational name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a horse.

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

Similar surnames: Rosman, Rosemann, Crossman, Russman, Grossmann, Mossman, Rehmann

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Rossmann Family Origin

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Rossmann Family Occupations

What did your Rossmann ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rossmann. 24% of Rossmann men worked as a Farmer and 24% of Rossmann women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rossmann were Shoe Worker and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Shoe Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Secretary
  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper

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

Rossmann Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rossmann Life Expectancy

What is the average Rossmann lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rossmann life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rossmann in 1963 was 62, and 63 in 2004.

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