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Rowland Genealogy & History

Rowland is an English surname, with two possible origins. First, it may come from the Norman name Rolant/Rollant, from the Old German hrod, meaning renown, and land, meaning territory. Second, it could be locational, from several places named Rowland in Derbyshire and Sussex, descending from the Old Norse ra, for roebuck, and lundr, which means grove. Rowland family history enters the books with Simon Rolland, entered as a witness in the Assize Court Rolls of Lincolnshire. Rowland genealogy lays claim to many well-known individuals, such as Nobel laureate Frank Rowland, three-term Connecticut Governor John Rowland, and former New South Wales Governor James Rowland


Rowland Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Oleta Rowland-- --, 1923February 22,2006TX
Bailus Rowland-- --, 1892November ,1978AR
C Almeta Rowland-- --, 1917September 1,2000WA
D Dolorita Rowland-- --, 1924August 9,2005WA

Rowland Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Kenneth Rowland-- --, 1919January 11,1996Newtown Square,PA
F Viola Rowland-- --, 1928October 25,1998Harriman,TN
G Maurice Rowland-- --, 1918September 19,1998Eddyville,IA
H Dale Rowland-- --, 1920September 3,2001Litchfield,IL

Rowland Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Allen RowlandSarah StocktonNovember 24,1960Wake, NC
Briggs RowlandKathleen PowellJanuary 26,1936Wake, NC
Charles RowlandEmily StuartApril 2,1939Wake, NC
Floyd RowlandLucile ThomasJune 17,1933Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Rowland

760th: Church761st: McCarty
762nd: Potts763rd: Dodson
764th: Stanton765th: Vogel
766th: Ritter767th: Fritz
768th: Valdez769th: Giles

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