Rowsell Family History

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Rowsell Name Meaning

English: variant of Russell.

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

Similar surnames: Rowell, Rowse, Rossell, Romrell, Nowell, Sowell, Lowell, Dowdell

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Rowsell Family Origin

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Rowsell Family Occupations

What did your Rowsell ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Rowsell occupation in the USA was Machinist. 50% of Rowsell's were Machinists. Machinist and Soldier were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Rowsell.

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  • Machinist

  • Soldier


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

Rowsell Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Rowsell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rowsell 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rowsell. 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 Rowsell. For the veterans among your Rowsell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rowsell Life Expectancy

What is the average Rowsell lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Rowsell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Rowsell in 1963 was 77, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rowsell

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rowsell 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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