Surname Variant Family Records
This records page is dedicated to those families who used the Rowden surname at some point but who appear to have started with a more distant spelling or variant of the surname. See the variants page for more.
An indented pedigree format displays the family descendants with each successive generation indented to the right. For more information see the main family records page.
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County of Lincolnshire
||33||In the nineteenth century this family surname was spelt Rawden. Part of the family moved from Norfolk to Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire in the 1880s and started using the Rowden spelling from the early 1900s. It is not clear how many of the family are now Rowden or retain the original spelling Rawden.||28 April 2009|
County of Shropshire
|Shifnall||32||Thomas Roden was born in Shropshire the 1860s. As a coal hewer he moved to Welsh valleys for work and there raised a family of 9 children all of whom were registered with the surname Rowden.||06 July 2009|
County of Staffordshire
|Dudley||34||John Roden's mother, Susannah Roden was born in Gornal Wood, Dudley, although John himself was born in Herefordshire in 1874. It was here that he also married but under the name Rowden and his nine children were all given the same surname which has perpetuated.||15 June 2014|