Rawn Family History

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Rawn Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Rowan.

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

Similar surnames: Mawn, Raun, Rawe, Carn, Kain, Rape, Ryon, Hawn, Lawn, Rawl

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Rawn Family Origin

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Rawn Family Occupations

What did your Rawn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rawn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Rawn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rawn family was Clerk In Store. Farmer, Blacksmith and Captain U.S.A. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rawn.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Captain U.S.A.

  • Clerk In Store


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

Rawn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Rawn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rawn 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 389 immigration records available for the last name Rawn. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Rawn. For the veterans among your Rawn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rawn Life Expectancy

What is the average Rawn lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Rawn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rawn in 1962 was 50, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rawn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rawn 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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