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Surname Dawn

These pages concern the family name Dawn and accompany the database at Rootsweb

Highlights

Items which add colour or raise questions appear on the Highlights page

Where are they now? NEW!!

Latest information on the distribution of surname Dawn in the UK can be found here

Dawn in the USA

US records indicating Dawns who were born in England (1800-1899) appear on the Emigrants page

Itinerants

Dawns on the move, arriving in England.

Gravestones

Output for the name DAWN from a handy site of gravestone photos

Also these records from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Support this Project!

If you have any UK birth or marriage certificates with the family name Dawn, please help this project by transcribing the details. You will find links from the Births and Marriages pages (Deaths to follow). Many thanks for your support.

Any other useful sources and suggestions also received with interest, especially post-1901 or post-emigration.

GRO births

There is a complete list of birth entries for the surname Dawn, extracted from the GRO birth index and hyperlinked to the database.

Marriages

  1. A complete list of GRO marriage entries for the surname Dawn
  2. A partial list of IGI marriage entries for the surname Dawn.
  3. A partial list of IGI marriage entries for the surname Dawne (with an 'e').
  4. Some extracts from Phillimore's Nottingham Parish Registers

Deaths and burials

Complete list of the GRO deaths index for the surname Dawn and
Burial records, from the National Burial Index

1841-1901 British Censuses

People recorded and/or transcribed with the family name Dawn from the following censuses in the UK, with links to the database:

Family name Dawn in the 1841 census
Family name Dawn in the 1851 census
Family name Dawn in the 1861 census
Family name Dawn in the 1871 census
Family name Dawn in the 1881 census
Family name Dawn in the 1891 census
Family name Dawn in the 1901 census

Canada, Scotland NEW!!

The census listing from Canada, 1911

See also Scottish records.

Other documentary sources

Various other documentary sources can be reached from this alphabetical index of names.

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