Rowse Family History

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Rowse Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rouse.

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


Similar surnames: Rowsey, Prowse, Dowse, Royse, Howse, Rose, Rouse, Roose, Rowe, Crosse

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Rowse Family Origin

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Rowse Family Occupations

What did your Rowse ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Rowse. 8% of Rowse men worked as a Farmer and 45% of Rowse women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rowse were Farmer Retired and Household Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
    8%
  • General Labourer
    2%
  • Upholsterer
    2%
  • Farmer Retired
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    45%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    3%
  • Household Duties
    2%

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

Rowse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Rowse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rowse 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rowse. 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 Rowse. For the veterans among your Rowse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rowse Life Expectancy

What is the average Rowse lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Rowse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Rowse in 1956 was 57, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rowse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rowse 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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