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Lowder Family History

Lowder Name Meaning
Scottish, northern Irish, and northern English: variant of Lauder.Americanized spelling of German Lauter.

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

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32,730 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
4,619 Military Records
851 Immigration Records
17,562 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Lowder Families

  • Number of Lowder families
     46 - 90
     16 - 45
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Lowder families
     19 - 35
     7 - 18
     1 - 6
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Lowder families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Lowder census records

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Lowder Family Origin

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Lowder Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Lowder

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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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Lowder Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Lowder census records

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Lowder Civil War Service Records

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