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Rawkine Family History

Rawkine Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Rankine, Raine, Hawkins, Raskin, Racine, Rawling, Rankin, Rankins

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Where is the Rawkine family from?

You can see how Rawkine families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rawkine family name was found in Scotland between 1841 and 1851. The most Rawkine families were found in and Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there were 3 Rawkine families living in Lanarkshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Rawkine's in Scotland. Lanarkshire had the highest population of Rawkine families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rawkine surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 28 census records available for the last name Rawkine. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rawkine census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 8 immigration records available for the last name Rawkine. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Rawkine. For the veterans among your Rawkine ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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