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Rawson Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): patronymic from Raw 1.

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


Similar surnames: Ranson, Pawson, Rayson, Dawson, Lawson, Ramson, Rowson, Rapson

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Rawson Family Origin

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Rawson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rawson family was Carpenter. The most common Rawson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Rawson's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rawson.

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Rawson Historical Records

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Rawson Life Expectancy

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