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Rawson Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire): patronymic from Raw 1.

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


Similar surnames: Ranson, Pawson, Rayson, Dawson, Lawson, Ramson, Rowson, Rapson

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Rawson Family Origin

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Rawson Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rawson. The most common Rawson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Rawson's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Rawson family was Annuitant.

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Rawson Historical Records

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Rawson Life Expectancy

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