Rowell Family History & Genealogy
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Rowell Surname History
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Rowell Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rowell may be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Rowell may be in dispute based on whether the family name originated organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of family names that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Rowell Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rowell come may come from a craft, such as the name "Bishop" which may have been taken by church officials. Some of these trade-based last names can be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to understand the country of origin of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many names like Rowell are inspired by religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. Commonly these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Rowell Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Rowell family name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Rowell vary in their spelling as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries over time. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Rowell were transliterated based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Rowell.
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Rowell Family Tree
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- Francis Palestine Rowell 1870 - ?
- Eleanor Morrill Rowell 1711 - ?
- Gedeon Rowell
- Philip Rowell 1648 - 1690
- Thomas 1594 Rowell, Deacon 1594 - 1662
- Valentine 1622 1622 Rowell 1622 - 1662
- Hannah Rowell 1785 - ?
- Thomas Rowell 1644 - 1670
- Hannah Sargent Rowell 1675 - ?
- Philip Rowell, Sen. 1682 - 1716