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Jowers Family History

Jowers Name Meaning
English: from Old French jour ‘day’, hence a nickname for a journeyman or day laborer.

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

86,266 Historical Documents with Jowers on Ancestry.com
17,203 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
2,872 Military Records
7,374 Immigration Records
12,025 Census and Voter Lists
46,792 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Jowers Families

  • Number of Jowers families
     25 - 48
     9 - 24
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Jowers families
     24 - 45
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Jowers last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Jowers census records

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Jowers Family Origin

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Jowers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Jowers

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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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Jowers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Jowers census records

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Jowers Civil War Service Records

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