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This most interesting surname, while ultimately of Old Scandinavian origin, is a patronymic form of the Old French personal name "Raulin" and Middle English "Rawlin". These personal names are double diminutives of "Raw", a shortened form of Ralph, from the Old Norse personal name "Radwulf", composed of the Germanic elements "rad", counsel, advice and "-wulf", wolf, with the Anglo-Norman French diminutive suffixes "-el", and "-in". The "-son", ending indicates a patronymic form, from the personal name.

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Brian Rollinson

Richard was born 1815/16 Thimbleby married Elizabeth (Betsw0dikinson/Dickerson B.1813 BILLINGHAY Have RAWLINSONt tree back to mid 1700's

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Brian Rollinson

Rawlinsons were from Edlington , Scamblesby, Asterby, Thimbleby, Mareham-on-the Hill & Horncastle, Due to the name being wrongly transcribed in 1815 for Richard my family name is now ROLLINSON

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