Rowlee Family History

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Rowlee Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Rowley.

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

Similar surnames: Rolley, Rollie, Roley, Rolfe, Crowley, Rowse, Rowles, Rawle, Towles

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Rowlee Family Origin

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Rowlee Family Occupations

What did your Rowlee ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rowlee occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Rowlee's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rowlee. A less common occupation for the Rowlee family was Bookkeeper.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Book Keeper

  • Bookkeeper


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

Rowlee Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rowlee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rowlee 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rowlee. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rowlee. For the veterans among your Rowlee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rowlee Life Expectancy

What is the average Rowlee lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rowlee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rowlee in 1951 was 49, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rowlee

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rowlee 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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