Round Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a plump person, from Middle English, Old French rond, rund ‘fat’, ‘round’ (Latin rotundus).

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


Similar surnames: Rouse, Pound, Rudd, Gourd, Mount, Roux, Bond, Rounds, Freund, Mould

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Round Family Origin

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Round Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Chain Maker

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Round occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Round's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Labourer and Chain Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Round. A less common occupation for the Round family was Bricklayer.

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Round Historical Records

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Round Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Round life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Round in 1958 was 28, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Round

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