Rawls Family History

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Rawls Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a medieval form of the personal name Ralph.

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

Similar surnames: Rauls, Ralls, Rallis, Balls, Rawle, Rowles, Pals, Rais, Bahls, Rahlf

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Rawls Family Origin

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Rawls Family Occupations

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    Rawls Historical Records

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    Census Record

    There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Rawls. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rawls 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

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    Rawls Life Expectancy

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    Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Rawls life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rawls in 1945 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

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