Rawding Family History

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Rawding Name Meaning

English (East Midlands): possibly a variant of Rawdon.

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

Similar surnames: Balding, Rawling, Redding, Ryding, Riding, Reding, Dowding, Jardine

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Rawding Family Origin

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Rawding Family Occupations

What did your Rawding ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rawding family was Custom House Officer. The most common Rawding occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Rawding's were Farmers. Farmer, Seaman and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rawding.

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  • Farmer

  • Seaman

  • Son

  • Custom House Officer


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

Rawding Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Rawding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rawdingcensus 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rawding. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 766 military records available for the last name Rawding. For the veterans among your Rawding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rawding Life Expectancy

What is the average Rawding lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Rawding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rawding in 1946 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rawding

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rawding 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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