Rowlett Family History

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Rowlett Name Meaning

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

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


Similar surnames: Rowett, Roulette, Rowles, Robnett, Noblett, Jewett, Rowell, Wollett

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Rowlett Family Origin

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Rowlett Family Occupations

What did your Rowlett ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bus Conductor and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rowlett. 2% of Rowlett men worked as a Bus Conductor and 52% of Rowlett women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rowlett were Highways Labourer and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bus Conductor
    2%
  • Boot Frade
    2%
  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Highways Labourer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    52%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Domestic Servant
    2%
  • Housewife
    2%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Rowlett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Rowlett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rowlett 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Rowlett. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Rowlett. For the veterans among your Rowlett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rowlett Life Expectancy

What is the average Rowlett lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Rowlett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Rowlett in 1941 was 65, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rowlett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rowlett 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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