Rodway Family History

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Rodway Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Conway, Radway, Gadway, Ordway, Holway, Solway, Holdway, Coday

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Rodway Family Origin

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Rodway Family Occupations

What did your Rodway ancestors do for a living?

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

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Rodway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rodway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rodway 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rodway. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Rodway. For the veterans among your Rodway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rodway Life Expectancy

What is the average Rodway lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rodway 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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Famous Rodway Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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