Rawdon


Rawdon

Rawdon may refer to one of several places:
*in England
**Rawdon, West Yorkshire
*in Canada,
**Rawdon, Quebec
**Rawdon, Ontario

People named Rawdon include:
* The "Rawdon Baronets of Moira, County Down", also "Baron Rawdon" and "Earl Rawdon" or "Earl of Rawdon", as titles in the lineage of the Marquess of Hastings
**Francis Rawdon-Hastings, 1st Marquess of Hastings
**John Rawdon, 1st Earl of Moira


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