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Roleson Surname History

Many of the Rollison, Rolison, Rowlison, Rolason famililies originated from brothers living in Perth Amboy in the late 1600's. Charles settled in NW New Jersey, and his family spread to Bradford County, PA, Ohio, Missouri, Minnesota; three sons settled in Virginia and migrated to Arkansas. Charles brothers lived in Middlesex County, NJ and one settled in the Hudson River valley in New York State.

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The meaning of Roleson come may come from a profession, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Some of these trade-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is essential to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many modern names like Roleson originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Commonly these names relate to a religious sentiment such as "From the ash tree".

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