Rowlands Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Rowlands Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Rowlands family

Profession Census Frequency
School 952
Coal Miner Hewer 158
Ysgol 111
Farmer 106
Dressmaker 79
General Servant (domestic) 74
Labourer 59
Farm Labourer 57
Private Means 55
Domestic Servant 52
General Labourer 50
At School 43
At Home 42
General Servant Domestic 36
Coal Miner (hewer) 34
Housekeeper 34
House Keeper 31
Ffarmwr 29
Coal Miner 27
General Servant 25
None 22
Joiner 22
Clerk 21
Hawker 21
Collier Hewer 21

Rowlands Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Rowlands 100% 47,644
2 Rawlands 88% 302

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The surname Rowlands is the most popular version of all its varients

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