Rowlison Family History

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Rowlison Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Rollo or Rolf.

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


Similar surnames: Rolison, Rollison, Rollinson, Robison, Rolfson, Jordison, Robson

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Rowlison Family Origin

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Rowlison Family Occupations

What did your Rowlison ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rowlison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Rowlison's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rowlison family was Watchman. Farmer, Farming & Sawyer and Minister Of Gospel were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rowlison.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Farming & Sawyer

    8%
  • Minister Of Gospel

    8%
  • Watchman

    8%

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

Rowlison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Rowlison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rowlison 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 93 immigration records available for the last name Rowlison. 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 195 military records available for the last name Rowlison. For the veterans among your Rowlison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rowlison Life Expectancy

What is the average Rowlison lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Rowlison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rowlison in 1965 was 37, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rowlison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rowlison 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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