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Bows Family History

Bows Name Meaning

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

16,130 Historical Documents with Bows on Ancestry.com
5,878 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,058 Military Records
297 Immigration Records
3,752 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Bows Families

  • Number of Bows families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Bows families
     19 - 36
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Bows families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Bows census records

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Bows Family Origin

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Bows Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Bows families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

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Average Life Expectancy for Bows

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Bows Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Bows census records

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Bows Civil War Service Records

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