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Rowley Surname History
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Rowley Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Rowley is often very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Rowley may be difficult to determine as result of whether the family name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of names that come from professions, which can appear in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Gardener" which was given to people of that profession).
Rowley Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Rowley come may come from a profession, such as the name "Carpenter" which was given to woodworkers. Some of these trade-based family names can be a profession in some other language. This is why it is important to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its family members. Many modern names like Rowley originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these surnames are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Worthy of praise".
Rowley Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In early history when few people could write, names such as Rowley were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Rowley. Surnames like Rowley change in spelling and pronunciation as they travel across tribes, family unions, and countries over time. Understanding misspellings and spelling variations of the Rowley name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.
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Rowley Family Tree
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- Mehitable Rowley Rowley 1660 - 1732
- Nathan Rowley
- Francis Rowley
- Sarah Rowley Hatch 1625 - 1710
- Jeduthan Rowley 1778 - 1855
- Judah Rowley 1738 - 1794
- Jemima Rowley 1749 - 1800
- Christiana Rowley 1760 - 1838
- Simeon Rowley 1733 - 1811
- Christiana Howard Rowley 1732 - 1790