Roger Family History & Genealogy

Find Roger records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Roger records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Roger records

Latest Roger photos

These photos were uploaded by members of the Roger community on AncientFaces.

Roger Surname History

The family history of the Roger last name is maintained by the AncientFaces community. Join the community by adding to to this genealogy of the Roger:

  • Roger family history
  • Roger country of origin, nationality, & ethnicity
  • Roger last name meaning & etymology
  • Roger spelling & pronunciation
  • genealogy and family tree

Edit this page

Roger Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

No one has submitted information on Roger country of origin, nationality, or ethnicity. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the Roger country of origin. The following is speculative information about Roger. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The nationality of Roger can be difficult to determine in cases which countries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Roger may be in dispute as result of whether the name came about organically and independently in various locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).

Roger Meaning & Etymology

No one has submitted information on Roger meaning and etymology. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about the meaning of Roger. The following is speculative information about Roger. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

The meaning of Roger come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based family names may be a profession in some other language. This is why it is good to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many modern names like Roger originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Often these names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".

Roger Pronunciation & Spelling Variations

No one has added information on Roger spellings or pronunciations. Add to this section

No content has been submitted about alternate spellings of Roger. The following is speculative information about Roger. You can submit your information by clicking Edit.

Knowing misspellings and spelling variations of the Roger last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Surnames like Roger vary in how they're written as they travel across villages, family lines, and eras across time. In early history when few people could write, names such as Roger were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in court, church, and government records. This could have led to misspellings of Roger.

Last names similar to Roger

Röger Roger5 Rogera Roger Alexander Thomas Roger Andr Roger angst Rogerat Rogerau Rogeray Rogeraye Rogerb Roger baptiste joseph marie Roger beguin Roger Bernard Roger Bertram II of Roger Bertram VII of Rogerbftheodore Röger-billing Rogerbrad Roger-briegel

Roger Family Tree

Find Roger records

Find birth, death, marriage, military, and other Roger records at Ancestry.com.

Search for Roger records

Here are a few of the Roger genealogies shared by AncientFaces users. Click here to see more Rogers

Famous People named Roger

No has submitted any famous Rogers yet. Click here to add your own.