Rollinson Family History

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Rollinson Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Rollo or Rolf.

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


Similar surnames: Rollison, Rollerson, Rolison, Rollins, Rowlison, Robinson, Hodkinson

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Rollinson Family Origin

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Rollinson Family Occupations

What did your Rollinson ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Rollinson occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Rollinson's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rollinson. A less common occupation for the Rollinson family was Agricultural Labourer.

View Census data for Rollinson | Data not to scale

  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

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

Rollinson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rollinson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rollinson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Rollinson

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Rollinson. 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 Rollinson. For the veterans among your Rollinson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rollinson Life Expectancy

What is the average Rollinson lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Rollinson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Rollinson in 1954 was 48, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rollinson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rollinson 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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