Rousey Family History

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Rousey Name Meaning

Altered spelling of French Roussy, a southern derivative of Roux, or Roussée, topographic name for someone who lived in an area prone to dew, rosée. Compare Roussey, Rowsey, Rowzee.

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

Similar surnames: Rossey, Rasey, Rous, Causey, Fossey, Housey, Rouse, Roussey, Dossey

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Rousey Family Origin

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Rousey Family Occupations

What did your Rousey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rousey. 24% of Rousey men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Rousey women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rousey were Farm Laborer and House Work

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Operator
  • Waitress
  • House Work

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

Rousey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rousey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rousey 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 145 immigration records available for the last name Rousey. 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 873 military records available for the last name Rousey. For the veterans among your Rousey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rousey Life Expectancy

What is the average Rousey lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Rousey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Rousey in 1947 was 43, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rousey

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