Roiff Family History & Genealogy
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Roiff Surname History
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Roiff Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Roiff may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Roiff may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that come from professions, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Roiff Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Roiff come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in a different language. This is why it is important to research the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many names like Roiff come from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "Worthy of praise".
Roiff Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Roiff were written down based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Roiff. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Roiff family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Last names like Roiff change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over generations.
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Roiff Family Tree
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- Harry Roiff 1890 - 1969
- Samuel Roiff 1898 - 1967
- Freda Roiff 1900 - 1977
- Herbert A Roiff 1925 - ?
- Jean Roiff
- Louise Roiff ? - 1891