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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Roughton

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Alt. Meaning

R is for relax, you know how!

O is for original, one of a kind!

U is for unique, your love of life.

G is for glamorous, you know what to do!

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

N is for nice, need I say more?

Notable Persons With the Last Name Roughton

George Roughton was a soccer player for the Droylsden F.C., Huddersfield Town A.F.C., and Manchester United F.C. George was born on May 11th, 1909 in Manchester. He passed away on June 7th, 1989.


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Popularity of Roughton as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Roughton U.S.
  White 94.87% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.48% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.28% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.57% 16.26%

Of Last Name Roughton

People with the last name Roughton are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Roughton

  • How Popular is the name Roughton? As a last name Roughton was the 21,068th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Roughton first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Roughton is Thursday, February 20th, 1890.
  • How unique is the name Roughton? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Roughton. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Roughton: Your name in reverse order is Nothguor. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ghuornto. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Roughton? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,247 people with the last name Roughton.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Roughton? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Roughton as their last name since less than 1 person in 238k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Roughton born Nov 25, 1992

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern India approximately on 1075. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, and forester.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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