Rowberry Family History

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Rowberry Name Meaning

English (Herefordshire and Worcestershire): habitational name from any of various places named from Old English ruh ‘rough’ + beorg ‘hill’, ‘mound’, notably Rubery in Hereford and Worcester.

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

Similar surnames: Newberry, Berry, Sowerby, Lowery, Dewberry, Mowbray, Rasberry

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Rowberry Family Origin

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Rowberry Family Occupations

What did your Rowberry ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rowberry family was (Sub Med) Herbalist. Agricultural Labourer, Gardener and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rowberry. The most common Rowberry occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 9% of Rowberry's were Agricultural Labourers.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Gardener

  • Farm Labourer

  • (Sub Med) Herbalist


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

Rowberry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rowberry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rowberry 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 340 immigration records available for the last name Rowberry. 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 584 military records available for the last name Rowberry. For the veterans among your Rowberry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rowberry Life Expectancy

What is the average Rowberry lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Rowberry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Rowberry in 1965 was 69, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rowberry

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rowberry 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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