Rowlands Family History

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Rowlands Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Rowland 1.

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


Similar surnames: Rowland, Roland, Rounds, Romans, Gowans, Rollins, Rowles, Gowland

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Rowlands Family Origin

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Rowlands Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Rowlands family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Rowlands occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Rowlands's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rowlands.

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Rowlands Historical Records

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Rowlands Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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