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Dawson Genealogy & History

Dawson family history shows that this surname is usually of English and Irish extraction. Dawson genealogy shows that this surname indicates a male descendent of the medieval Daw, which is a nickname for David. It is especially popular in Wales, due to its association with the country's patron saint, St. David. A famous bearer of this surname is singer and actress Rosario Dawson, who is well known for her roles in the films Men in Black II, Sin City, and Unstoppable. A famous fictional Dawson could be found on the television series Dawson's Creek, which was extremely popular with American teenagers.

Dawson Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Betty Dawson-- --, 1928September 16,2002CA
Brenda Dawson-- --, 1975April 6,1999NC
Clavin Dawson-- --, 1958June 26,1993NJ
D Wayne Dawson-- --, 1919March 1,1990IL

Dawson Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Christin Dawson-- --, 1926August ,1991Huntington Beach,CA
F Fletcher Dawson-- --, 1929June 9,2007Tappahannock,VA
G Howard Dawson-- --, 1919September 20,1992Palm Coast,FL
H Glen Dawson-- --, 1920October 29,2000Greenfield,OK

Dawson Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alton DawsonEvelyn OvertonJanuary 5,1945Wake, NC
Charlie DawsonGladys PickettSeptember 20,1971Wake, NC
Donald DawsonMyrtle SherianDecember 23,1950Wake, NC
Eugene DawsonMargaret HoneycuttMarch 24,1943Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Dawson

323rd: Potter324th: Blair
325th: Terry326th: Cummings
327th: Banks328th: Chandler
329th: McKinney330th: Thornton
331st: Bauer332nd: Haynes

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