Rowsey Family History

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Rowsey Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Possibly English, a variant of Rouse, or alternatively a respelling of French Roussy (see Rousey).

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


Similar surnames: Rowse, Rousey, Roussey, Rossen, Rowley, Howse, Mowrey, Rolley, Cossey

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Rowsey Family Origin

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Rowsey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer On Farm

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Rowsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Rowsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rowsey. A less common occupation for the Rowsey family was Farm Laborer.

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Rowsey Life Expectancy

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