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Rolison Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Rollo or Rolf.

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


Similar surnames: Rowlison, Rollison, Rolfson, Robison, Rollinson, Allison, Robson

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Rolison Family Origin

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Rolison Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Coal Miner & Green Grocer

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

In 1881, Annuitant, Coal Miner and Coal Miner & Green Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolison. A less common occupation for the Rolison family was Farm Laborer. The most common Rolison occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 13% of Rolison's were Annuitants.

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Rolison Historical Records

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Rolison Life Expectancy

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